News Archive

July 15, 2022 11:09 AM

Joint European action against labour exploitation

In the operation coordinated by EUROPOL the Hungarian authorities checked 5,287 persons in 874 locations, paying particular attention to the situation of Ukrainian citizens.

June 21, 2022 10:55 AM

Council of Europe assembly on human trafficking

The 30th meeting of the Committee of the Parties to the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings was held on 17 June 2022 in Strasbourg.

April 29, 2022 11:32 AM

OSCE visit to the Ukrainian–Hungarian border

OSCE Special Representative and Coordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings Valiant Richey met state actors and NGOs involved in the management of the crisis caused by the Russian–Ukrainian war.

April 20, 2022 4:38 PM

New action plan of the national anti-trafficking strategy released

The Government set out the main policy tasks to be implemented in 2022–2023.

April 20, 2022 4:35 PM

Human traffickers apprehended by National Bureau of Investigation

The perpetrators exploited a victim under the age of 18 in Germany, as well as several other women.

April 12, 2022 3:13 PM

Successful Police cooperation against trafficking

Hungarian–Romanian organized crime group specialising in forced begging dismantled by joint investigation team of several member states.

March 31, 2022 3:49 PM

Universities joining anti-trafficking action

Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church organized a conference under the title of “Human trafficking – the state of play in Hungary” in the restored Károlyi-Csekonics Palace.

March 25, 2022 3:07 PM

Conference on the connections of intimate partner violence and trafficking in human beings

Action against the two overlapping phenomena should be linked, say many experts.

March 24, 2022 9:02 AM

Governmental and civil society actors discussed the situation of Ukrainian refugees

The Ministry of Interior's National Coordination Mechanism and the NGO Roundtable met on 17 March 2022 to review recent issues related to human trafficking.

March 7, 2022 8:17 AM

New overview of modern slavery

Szandra Windt's new book Invisible people – the phenomenon of trafficking in human beings in Hungary was published by the National Institute of Criminology.