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Issue Paper on Interlinkages between Trafficking in Persons and Marriage

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Issue Paper on Interlinkages between Trafficking in Persons and Marriage

The present issue paper explores the extent and circumstances under which different forms of marriage may fall within the scope of the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children. It combines research methodology and legal analysis to arrive at policy recommendations for countries to consider.

Date of Publication
Type of Resource
Target Audience
Academia
Civil Society
Government
Intergovernmental Organization
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Geographic Scope
Workstream Output
No
Regional Review Process
No
Keywords
Trafficking in persons
Status
Published

Issue Paper on Interlinkages between Trafficking in Persons and Marriage

The present issue paper explores the extent and circumstances under which different forms of marriage may fall within the scope of the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children. It combines research methodology and legal analysis to arrive at policy recommendations for countries to consider.


*References to Kosovo shall be understood to be in the context of United Nations Security Council resolution 1244 (1999).