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June 25, 2019 2:34 PM

Information on EU Internal Security Fund (ISF) Work Programme for 2019 for Union actions – preliminary notice on upcoming call for proposals.

The European Commission Office of the EU Anti-Trafficking Coordinator has recently informed Member States that the Work Programme for 2019 for Union actions and emergency assistance in the framework of the Internal Security Fund – the instrument for financial support for police cooperation, preventing and combating crime, and crisis management – foresees upcoming call for proposals on joint action against trafficking in human beings addressing the culture of impunity.

June 24, 2019 10:02 AM

2019 “TIP Hero” Award of the U.S. State Department – Ágnes De Coll was honoured this year

Agnes De Coll is one of the eight individuals from around the world who was recognized for her efforts to fight against human trafficking, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, DC on 20 June 2019.

June 14, 2019 1:48 PM

Do not become a victim of exploitation!

To prevent victimization, crime prevention experts of the police advise potential victims to keep the following warnings in mind when considering pursuing to work in abroad:

June 14, 2019 1:44 PM

Strengthened repeated focus on the phenomenon of human trafficking

Expert discussion was held with the participation of representatives of relevant organizations and authorities. Information note published by the Győr-Moson-Sopron County Police Headquarters

June 6, 2019 3:13 PM

Report on “Strengthening victims' rights: from compensation to reparation,” written by Joëlle Milquet, Special Adviser to President Juncker on compensation for victims of crime welcomed by the European Commission – back in March 2019.

In October 2017, President Jean-Claude Juncker appointed Ms. Joëlle Milquet as his Special Adviser for compensation to victims of crime. The Special Adviser's mandate included the preparation of a report on how to improve access to compensation for victims of crime.

May 24, 2019 1:55 PM

Information on EU AMIF Work programme – topic 5 includes support to victims of trafficking in human beings. Preliminary notice on upcoming call for proposals

The European Commission Office of the EU Anti-Trafficking Coordinator has informed Member States that topic 5 of the Work programme for 2019 for Union actions in the framework of the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund includes support to victims of trafficking in human beings.

May 17, 2019 1:59 PM

Prosecution against members of a Swiss-Hungarian criminal network captured in Hungary – on the basis of charge of supplying women to clients of sexual services Information published by the Office of the Prosecutor General

As a result of international cooperation, the Szabolcs-Szatmár Bereg county chief prosecution office has pressed charges and is prosecuting a couple who were captured in Hungary, and a person who had been assisting them with the transportation of women victims. Young Hungarian victims engaged in prostitution had been continuously exploited for several years.

May 17, 2019 1:44 PM

Caught red-handed – a man is suspected of pandering and trafficking in human beings

Nógrád County police launched proceedings against a 43-year-old man.
Information published by the Nógrád County Police Headquarters

May 7, 2019 2:35 PM

Human trafficking in focus – An expert meeting was held in the town of Nyíregyháza.

Information note published by the National Police Headquarters.

May 7, 2019 2:31 PM

Police arrested six suspects for supplying women to clients of sexual services in Vienna, Austria.

Coordinated action took place in the morning of 6 March 2019 by police forces.