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National Referral Mechanisms: Joining Efforts to Protect the Rights of Trafficked Persons - A Practical Handbook

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National Referral Mechanisms: Joining Efforts to Protect the Rights of Trafficked Persons - A Practical Handbook

Law-enforcement agencies, government offices, and non-governmental organizations often lack the expertise, experienced personnel, and sensitivity needed to deal effectively with the special needs of victims of trafficking. This handbook provides a political context, a methodology, and a description of the key legal and practical elements to be considered when creating a National Referral Mechanism.

Date of Publication
Target Audience
Government
Language
Geographic Scope
Sub Regions
Central Asia
Eastern Europe
North America
Southern Europe
Western Europe
Workstream Output
No
Regional Review Process
No
Keywords
Trafficking in persons
Tags
human trafficking
Status
Published

National Referral Mechanisms: Joining Efforts to Protect the Rights of Trafficked Persons - A Practical Handbook

Law-enforcement agencies, government offices, and non-governmental organizations often lack the expertise, experienced personnel, and sensitivity needed to deal effectively with the special needs of victims of trafficking. This handbook provides a political context, a methodology, and a description of the key legal and practical elements to be considered when creating a National Referral Mechanism.


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