Actions

Peru II: Trafficking in Human Beings

Key facts

Requesting authority: Public Prosecutors Office
Experts involved: Spain (government and academia), Portugal, the Netherlands, ICMPD
Time Frame: January 2016 - August 2016

Objective

To strengthen the international and regional cooperation, coordination and partnership on trafficking in human beings issues.

Activities

Activity 1: Remote support to include best practices from the EU in the documents to be presented at the International Conference on Trafficking in Human Beings

Activity 2: Sharing best practices from the European Union at the International Conference on Trafficking in Human Beings

Results and outputs

  • Regional cooperation to combat THB has been strengthened (first steps taken to form the South-American Anti-Trafficking Coalition, exchange with the Central American Anti-Trafficking Coalition, participation of representatives of more than 10 Latin American countries)
  • Peer-to-peer knowledge exchange occurred with EU Member States experts on best practices in the area of prevention, prosecution and protection, as well as data collection
  • Conclusions on best practices in the area of prosecution and assistance of victims of trafficking were adopted