Launch of Human Trafficking information publication at the International Council of Nurses’ Congress

From Singapore whilst attending the ICN Congress of nurses, Kevin Hyland, OBE,  shares with us the most up-to-date resource for those working in the nursing profession, in order to guide them in their role in detecting and protecting victims of Human Trafficking. The guide was launched at the ICN Conference in Singapore on 30 June […]

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Analysis of Ireland’s Tier 2 Status in the Trafficking in Person’s (TIP) Report 2019.

Human Trafficking: Gaps in Law and Practice. (Irish Times Editorial, 24-06-2019).

Not a single conviction for human trafficking was secured in this country during the last five years and insufficient efforts were made by Government to identify and provide assistance to its victims, according to the latest US State Department report on the subject. Half of those trafficked into Ireland end up in sexual slavery while […]

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Ireland remains downgraded to Tier 2 in the TIP report 2019.

A call for positive and greater action as the US State Department’s Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report continues to place Ireland at Tier 2, as the 2019 edition was launched yesterday, 20 June 2019, coinciding with World Refugee Day. The report criticises Ireland’s ‘insufficient efforts’ to tackle Human Trafficking and noted Ireland’s use of direct […]

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US State Department publishes 2019 Trafficking in Persons Report.

Coinciding with World Refugee Day, the United States State Department launched its Annual Trafficking in Persons Report, for 2019. While the Report gives an up-to-date profile on 187 countries worldwide with regards to their addressing the crime of Human Trafficking, in launching the report, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo referred to the report as being […]

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