News Archive

May 18, 2021 2:25 PM

Recognition for professionals in the field of human trafficking

The “Chance for Life” award has been founded by the Minister without Portfolio for Family Affairs

May 10, 2021 4:04 PM

Evening talks on human trafficking and sexual exploitation

Series of webinars organized by the Anonymous Ways Foundation Hungary under the title of “From Slavery to Freedom”.

May 7, 2021 9:38 AM

“Loverboys” in police custody

The traffickers brought their victims to Salzburg, Austria and forced them into prostitution.

May 5, 2021 3:44 PM

Detained under suspicion of human trafficking and forced labor

The Borsod County Police arrested the members of the criminal organization in their home in Rakac.

April 23, 2021 11:41 AM

Family member of arrested traffickers charged with trafficking

The brother and father of the 25-year-old man from Abony were arrested in May 2020; now it was his turn for forcing his partner into prostitution.

April 23, 2021 11:39 AM

Trafficker forced mother of his children into prostitution while exploiting his workers

The National Bureau of Investigation arrested the Csongrád-Csanád County perpetrator in April; he exploited his victims in Germany and at his place of residence.

April 16, 2021 10:06 AM

European Union Publishes Anti-Trafficking Strategy

On 14 April 2021, the European Commission published its Communication on the EU Strategy against Trafficking in Human Beings, which provides a framework for action against the phenomenon for the period 2021–2025.

April 1, 2021 12:15 PM

Anti-trafficking research center to open in Pécs

The University of Pécs will host the center established in the context of Dutch–Hungarian cooperation

March 29, 2021 3:23 PM

Raid on traffickers by the National Bureau of Investigation

Three members of a family from Hódmezővásárhely forced their victims into prostitution for several years. At the end of March, they were detained in a police raid, and subsequently arrested by a court order.

March 22, 2021 11:06 AM

Anti-trafficking training series for Hungarian consuls

The fight against trafficking in human beings was also a topic at the training on 12 March. A total of 161 diplomats participated in the trainings on human trafficking so far.