Anti-Human Trafficking Conference 1 March 2019.

Human Trafficking:Hidden in Plain Sight.

Key note speakers Kevin Hyland, OBE, former UK anti-Slavery Commissioner; Noelene Blackwell, CEO Dublin Rape Crisis Centre; Sheila Crowley, Service Manager RUHAMA; JP O’ Sullivan, MECPATHS Ireland; students perspectives on Human Trafficking as a curricular theme at Post-Primary school senior levels. All welcome to attend APT’s one-day conference at The Atrium, Dept. of Justice & […]


Pastoral Orientations on Human Trafficking- a Vatican resource.

The Migrants and Refugee Section (M & R) at the Vatican invite everyone to engage vigorously in learning, communication and action about preventing and healing Human Trafficking, nourished by reflection, prayer, and the teachings of Pope Francis. Established by Pope Francis and under his direct guidance, the Migrant and Refugee section began functioning on 1 […]


Reception at House of Commons on occasion of launch of RENATE Europe’s Child Trafficking Mapping Exercise.

One hundred guests joined RENATE members at a parliamentary reception in the Churchill Room in the House of Commons on 23 January 2019. Thanks to the ARISE Foundation for their support in sponsoring the event as  former Metropolitan Police Commissioner and Trustee member of the ARISE Foundation, Rt Hon Lord Hogan-Howe welcomed all present and […]


8 February- International Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking.

Feast of St. Bakhita, Patroness of trafficked persons.

Together against Trafficking is this year’s motto, as we mark the 5th year when 8 February is recognised internationally as the Day of Prayer and Awareness against Human Trafficking. On 8 February 2015, Pope Francis commended the dedication of this day, stating: ”Dear Brothers and Sisters, today, 8 February, is the feast of St. Josephine […]