trafficking

Trafficking in Persons Act 2014

To provide for the prohibition, prevention and prosecution of the crime of trafficking in persons and the protection of victims of trafficking; to establish an Anti-Trafficking Inter-Ministerial Committee and provide for its composition and functions; to establish centres for victims of trafficking in persons; to amend the Criminal Law Code and the Money Laundering and Proceeds of Crime Act [Chapter 9:24] (No. 4 of 2013); and to provide for matters connected with or incidental to the foregoing.

Protocol against The Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea And Air

This is one of the Palermo protocols, these are three protocols that were adopted by the United Nations to supplement the 2000 Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (the Palermo Convention). They are:

- the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children; and

- the Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air.

- the Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Ammunition

United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (Palermo Convention)

The United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC) is a multilateral treaty against transnational organized crime. The Convention was adopted by a resolution of the United Nations General Assembly on 15 November 2000 and it came into force on 29 September 2003.

 It is also called the Palermo Convention and its three protocols (the Palermo Protocols) are:

- Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children; and

- Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air.

Protocol to Prevent, Suppress And Punish Trafficking In Persons, Especially Women

This is one of the Palermo protocols, these are three protocols that were adopted by the United Nations to supplement the 2000 Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (the Palermo Convention). They are:

- the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children; and

- the Protocol against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air.