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People on the move: laws & HR responses: (H)TVs

Subjects: Law, Refugee Studies

Examples of texts on topic

Subject searches to use in SOLO to find more include:

Human trafficking (International law)
Human trafficking -- Prevention -- International cooperation
Transnational crime

Human trafficking & its victims

Definitions from UN Office on Drugs and Crime

Trafficking in Persons according to
Article 3, paragraph (a) of the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons  is the recruitment, transportation, transfer, harbouring or receipt of persons, by means of the threat or use of force or other forms of coercion, of abduction, of fraud, of deception, of the abuse of power or of a position of vulnerability or of the giving or receiving of payments or benefits to achieve the consent of a person having control over another person, for the purpose of exploitation. Exploitation shall include, at a minimum, the exploitation of the prostitution of others or other forms of sexual exploitation, forced labour or services, slavery or practices similar to slavery, servitude or the removal of organs

Literature search tools

UNICRI's online Bibliography on Trafficking in Human Beings includes:

  • All the material that has been collected for the preparation of specific projects developed by UNICRI's Counter-Trafficking Team
  • All the related documents received by the UNICRI Library since the year 2000.
  • Where possible, the database has electronic links to the documents themselves

    To facilitate access to the documents, in addition to the usual search words of Author, Title and Year of Publication, the material in the database can be accessed via the following key search words: International|National (country/area may also be specified), Women|Children, Legislation|Publications