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October 9, 2013 11:48 AM

Report on the implementation of the prevention campaign of JLS/2009/ISEC/AG/207 Integrated approach for prevention of labour exploitation in origin and destination countries project

The Ministry of Interior participated in the project “Integrated approach for prevention of labour exploitation in origin and destination countries” funded by the Directorate General Home Affairs of the European Commission which general objective is to decrease labour exploitation in origin, transit and destination countries.

October 9, 2013 11:08 AM

Evaluation of the “Anti-trafficking tent” at the Sziget Festival 2013

„Anti-trafficking tent” welcomed guests at the Civil Island between 7-11 August 2013 who had the opportunity to acquaint themselves with the phenomenon of human trafficking, the indicators of victimisation and possible solutions, important steps and measures to be taken before going abroad to work and the activities of the organizations taking part in the fight against human trafficking.

October 9, 2013 8:38 AM

Freedom Challenge 2013” – The A21 Campaign

From October 6-16 2013, The A21 Campaign is holding a Freedom Challenge where a team of 10 brave and determined cyclists will ride through the main trafficking routes of Eastern-Europe from Sofia, Bulgaria to London, United Kingdom. The aim of the campaign is to raise awareness in countries where many women and children victims are taken as well as to collect for the shelters and assistance programmes of the victims.

August 1, 2013 10:09 AM

Police cooperation for the fight against child pornography

According to information provided by the Embassy of Hungary in The Hague, the United Kingdom, Spain and Estonia are initiating international police cooperation for the fight against child pornography.

July 30, 2013 3:49 PM

Anti-trafficking tent welcomes guests at the Civil Sziget between 7-11 August 2013

Trafficking in human beings is one of the fastest growing forms of organised crime, millions of people fall victim worldwide, who are exploited, threatened and often deprived of their freedom. Ms Krisztina Berta, Deputy State Secretary for EU and International Relations, National Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator would like to take effective steps to prevent and combat this phenomenon, in cooperation with national and international partners. For a successful action, it is crucial to raise the awareness of the society and draw the attention of potential victims to the possible risks.

July 30, 2013 3:35 PM

Hungarian-Dutch Police Action Plan for the fight against human trafficking

Hungarian and Dutch Police signed an Action Plan on operational cooperation for the second half of the year - announced the Police on its website on Friday.

June 26, 2013 2:26 PM

The government has begun implementing the new National Strategy against Trafficking in Human Beings

The relevant authorities began preparing the implementation of the four-year National Strategy against Trafficking in Human Beings - announced Ms Krisztina Berta, Deputy State Secretary for EU and International Relations, National Anti-Human Trafficking Coordinator on the press conference held on Wednesday.

June 3, 2013 12:44 PM

New EU civil body for eliminating human trafficking – Press release of Ms. Lívia Járóka

MEP Lívia Járóka participated at the launch of the EU Civil Society Platform against Trafficking in Human Beings organised by the European Commission. In her speech she drew the attention to the enhanced vulnerability of Roma communities, the necessity of transposing the EU Directive against trafficking and the further challenges that Member States must face.

April 25, 2013 2:05 PM

A working knowledge of Dutch will be required for high-risk jobs in the Netherlands

In accordance with the proposal of Lodewijk Asscher, Dutch Minister of Social Affairs and Employment, a working knowledge of Dutch will be required for high-risk jobs from 1 July 2013 in the Netherlands.

April 25, 2013 2:04 PM

Strengthening multidisciplinary cooperation to fight human trafficking

Effective fight against human trafficking requires a comprehensive approach. On 16-18 April 2013 Putting Rantsev into Practice working conference was organized in Amsterdam by Poland, Cyprus and the Netherlands.