<![CDATA[National Committee for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings Permanent Secretariat]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/ 23.10.2019 en http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/ Copyright (c) 2019 http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/Police Academy introduces child protection specific module into its curricula <![CDATA[Police Academy introduces child protection specific module into its curricula // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=384&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Police-Academy-introduces-child-protection-specific-module-into-its-curricula/ March, 2014, Chisinau, Moldova: An effective child protection system can only be established if stakeholders from a number of different professions, including: social protection, education, health, police, and justice, have the necessary knowledge, skills and tools required to do their jobs. ]]> 21.03.2014 10:00 Woman gets eight years for trafficking in human beings <![CDATA[Woman gets eight years for trafficking in human beings // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=359&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Woman-gets-eight-years-for-trafficking-in-human-beings/ A woman from Straseni was sentenced to eight years in jail for trafficking in persons. She recruited an acquaintance to work at a hotel, but the victim was obliged to prostitute herself, IPN reports.According to a communiqué from the Prosecutor ]]> 27.02.2014 11:36 Children’s ombudswoman: Children without documents risk becoming trafficking victims <![CDATA[Children’s ombudswoman: Children without documents risk becoming trafficking victims // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=358&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Childrens-ombudswoman-Children-without-documents-risk-becoming-trafficking-victims/ The local authorities in the first half of last year recorded 343 children without documents. The real figure is not yet known. As the names of these children are recorded nowhere, they risk being trafficked for sexual exploitation, labor exploitation ]]> 19.02.2014 10:18 AWARDS FOR FILMS AND PHOTOS ON MIGRATION <![CDATA[AWARDS FOR FILMS AND PHOTOS ON MIGRATION // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=336&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/AWARDS-FOR-FILMS-AND-PHOTOS-ON-MIGRATION/ The winners and participants of the 5th edition of the PLURAL+ Moldova contest for young filmmakers and photographers receivedd awards on 20 December 2013. Alexandru Restartnîi (25) from Chisinau won the video section of the contest, with his film “Desuet?” (“Forgotten?”); the main prize for the photo section went to Mihai Janu (17) from Bacioi for his picture titled“Solitude”. The 2nd Award for films was given to Elena Vatamanu-Mărgineanu for her “Drops of Nostalgia” (13, Chisinau), whereas the 3rd one was handed ]]> 23.12.2013 16:56 Ten years for female human traffickers in the UAE <![CDATA[Ten years for female human traffickers in the UAE // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=333&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Ten-years-for-female-human-traffickers-in-the-UAE/ Four expatriate women who lured another to the country with the promise of a well-paid dancing job but forced her into prostitution instead have been sentenced to ten years in prison. The gang worked in tandem with a fifth person in Moldova, placing adverts seeking women willing to work as dancers in Dubai. One of the adverts was seen by a 23-year-old Moldovan earning a yearly salary of less than US$400 for her work at an internet shopping company. “The ad said the ]]> 23.12.2013 11:27 The Modern Day Slavery of Human Trafficking <![CDATA[The Modern Day Slavery of Human Trafficking // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=332&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/The-Modern-Day-Slavery-of-Human-Trafficking/ As the United Nations commemorated Human Rights Day on December 10, it is worth looking at one of the most horrific human rights violations of all—the modern-day slavery of human trafficking. The UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, adopted by the General ]]> 20.12.2013 11:45 “Combating Trafficking in Human Beings in South-Eastern Europe: For a better protection of children” Regional Conference <![CDATA[“Combating Trafficking in Human Beings in South-Eastern Europe: For a better protection of children” Regional Conference // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=289&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Combating-Trafficking-in-Human-Beings-in-South-Eastern-Europe-For-a-better-protection-of-children-Regional-Conference/ Chisinau, October 8-9, 2013: The French Embassy – in cooperation with the Republic of Moldova- organized the 2013 Regional Conference “Combating Trafficking in Human Beings in South-Eastern Europe: For a better protection of children”. The 2-days Conference in Chisinau gathered experts from more ]]> 01.11.2013 16:41 Human trafficking investigators play catchup as criminals go hi-tech <![CDATA[Human trafficking investigators play catchup as criminals go hi-tech // Press about human trafficking]]> http://www.antitrafic.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=37&id=197&t=/Press/Press-about-human-trafficking/Human-trafficking-investigators-play-catchup-as-criminals-go-hi-tech/ Police are having to learn new techniques to keep up with the criminals using smartphones for sex and labour trafficking]]> 31.07.2013 11:21