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António Vitorino

The author is Director General of International Organization for Migration

Countering trafficking

Published On: July 30, 2020 01:45 PM NPT By: António Vitorino

This year is the twentieth anniversary since the adoption of the UN Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime, and its historic Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children. This Protocol established the first internationally recognized definition of trafficking in persons; a definition that has stood the test of time.