1st anniversary in Ireland of the 2017 Sexual Offences Act.

As Ireland approaches the 1st anniversary of the enactment of the 2017 Sexual offences Act next month, March 2018, APT looks forward to reading the review of the first year and hopes that there will be an increase in the prosecution of those who fuel the trafficking and sexual exploitation of others. The legislation targets […]

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Santa Marta group hold 5th Annual Conference at the Vatican, to coincide with feast of St. Josephine Bakhita.

Pope Francis commends the Santa Marta group at its 5th Annual Conference, 8-9 February 2018. This year’s Conference of the Santa Marta group emphasized the importance of taking the opportunity to provide a worldwide perspective on Human Trafficking and Modern Day Slavery. The Conference brought together leaders in law enforcement, research institutes, NGO’s, Civil Society […]

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DASATT Annual Conference, 2018. Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

The DASATT Annual Conference 2018 theme of New Thinking on Trafficking promises to inspire conversations and collaborations, in the hope of action against the push factors which contribute to Human Trafficking. Commencing at 09.30 Registration, the Conference will begin with an opening message from President Michael D. Higgins, the Conference begins with a brief overview from Dr. Gillian Wylie, […]

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Inter-Church service in Dublin, Ireland, to mark the International Day of Prayer, Reflection and Action against Human Trafficking.

  Inter-Church Service at St. Mary’s Church, on 8 February 2018, International Day of Awareness and  Prayer against Human Trafficking. ‘’Slaves no More’’ and ‘’Breaking the Chains that Bind us,’’ were central themes of the Inter-church Service which took place at St. Paul’s Church, Arran Quay, Dublin on the evening of 8 February, the International […]

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