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Ending Human Trafficking by 2030: The role of Global Partnership in Eradicating Modern Slavery

The Permanent Observer Mission of the Holy See to the United Nations hosted an event on Ending Human Trafficking by 2030 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.   1,197 more words

An Interesting YouTube

Sacred Space / A Garden of Dreams  presents some reflections on Human Trafficking. To learn more go to this link   Learn more about a new initiative  SDG Alliance 8.7 – join forces globally to end child labour, forced labour, modern slavery and human trafficking.   204 more words

CSW 60 (Commission on the Status of Women)

CSW 60 commences on Monday March 14, 2016 at the United Nations Headquarters in NY.  The theme of the Commission this year is ‘Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development.’  The review theme: ‘The elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls.   726 more words

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Singapore launches National Approach against Trafficking in Persons

10 March 2016 – The Singapore Inter-Agency Taskforce on Trafficking-in-Persons (TIP) has launched a National Approach against TIP, built on the National Plan of Action which guided its anti-TIP efforts from 2012 to 2015. 152 more words

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March 8, International Women's Day

Pledge for Parity … read more

Today Yolanda read the following statement at the Human Rights Council in solidarity with all trafficked girls and women throughout the world calling for a ‘Life Course Perspective’ to address the root causes of human trafficking .   29 more words

Interesting Articles Featuring Winifred at the UN

Jeanette Mc Dermott, Communications, Sisters of the Good Shepherd, Province of the Mid North, USA recently spent two weeks in New York following the work of Winifred Doherty as the NGO representative on behalf of the Congregation.   98 more words

Special High Level Event on Human Trafficking and upcoming Commission on the Status of Women

On February 9, 2016 the Group of Friends United Against Human Trafficking held an interactive discussion on the interdependence between the eradication of human trafficking and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.   211 more words