International Conference on Anti Human Trafficking Initiatives: Theory to Practi

Description Anti Human Trafficking Initiatives: Theory to Practice Conference
25th to 26th November 2017
Kolkata, West Bengal, India

In 2017 Kolkata Mary Ward Social Centre will be completing 3years of implementation of their Sensitization on Anti-Human Trafficking Project at the operational area of Canning 1 Block, a major gateway to enter the Sunderban Islands of West Bengal. The National Level Convergence Meet will create an opportunity for many INGO’s, NGO’s and Govt. Stakeholders & Academics to share the best practices applied in their domain areas of anti-human trafficking move, in both source and destination areas. The strategy of the Convergence Meet will be to ensure legal rights for the trafficking victims and survivors of human trafficking. KMWSC will try to develop a stronger network between the allied agencies for implementing better prevention methodologies in source areas for protection of women and children.

Objectives of the Conference:

- Explore methods for sustainable and practical common convergence and cooperation amongst NGO’s and Government agencies over prevention, protection, prosecution, repatriation, rehabilitation, and re-integration of survivor.
- To assess the procedures undertaken by government agencies of the member countries to combat issues related to trafficking, exploitation and slavery and the way forward by civil society.
- To explore the methods and degrees of inter-organizational collaboration, cross monitoring policies and liason with the organizations working on the issues of trafficking among the member countries.
- To provide a platform for advocacy over the review and revision of the existing government policies and commitment related to the issues of human trafficking in SAARC countries.
- To identify the state of research on the themes and issues surrounding human trafficking.
- To analyze new trends and anti-trafficking initiatives in the region.
- To explore repatriation models.
- Examine strategies for easier implementation of existing legislations for child protection and human trafficking.

For more information or to register, please visit http://kolkatamarywardsc.org/international-conference/
Location Kolkata, India
Date Sat, November 25, 2017
Repeat Type Daily;Until=11/27/2017 5:00am
Priority 5-Medium
Access Public
Category Crime Prevention*, Criminal Justice - General*, Human Rights*, Non-Governmental Organizations *, Research*, Training*, Trafficking - Women and Children*
Created by Public Access ( by Shenyi Chua )
Updated Fri, August 11, 2017 12:55pm GMT
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