Trafficking in human beings 

In this section you find news concerning the issue of trafficking in human beings.



09.12.2015
Implementation deficits in the area of human trafficking

The first review of Swiss efforts in the implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings of 2005 is...


16.01.2013
Fighting human trafficking with a national action plan

«What does Switzerland do against human trafficking?» – This question stood at the centre of a conference with about 250...


09.01.2013
Switzerland ratifies Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings

As the 38th member of the Council of Europe, Switzerland ratified the Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings. The agreement ...


05.07.2008
Switzerland will sign the Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Beings

On 2 July 2008, the Federal Council decided to sign the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings [CETS no. 197]....


06.06.2008
Hotline for women forced into prostitution

In order to encourage victims of human trafficking to talk, without fear of the police, Geneva has opened a free and confidential hotline. At the...


13.03.2008
EURO 08 Campaign against trafficking in women

Switzerland is not doing enough to protect the victims of human trafficking and to protect their human rights, wrote the NGO coaliton, who organises...


20.02.2008
European Convention against Trafficking in Human Beings entered into force

The Council of Europe Convention against Trafficking in Human Beings entered into force on 1 February 2008.  A Swiss coalition of 25...

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