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G/TIP Highlights 2010

July 7, 2010


July 12, 2010
The Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons honors Nate Henn, an American citizen killed in the Ugandan bombings, for his work to protect children from exploitation. More information on Nate's work»

July 7, 2010
Ambassador CdeBaca is traveling to Haiti and the Dominican Republic July 7-9. He will discuss opportunities for increased partnership in the global effort to combat modern slavery with government officials, law enforcement, and civil society. More»

June 14, 2010
Date: 06/14/2010 Description: Trafficking in Persons Report cover. 10th Edition. June 2010. - State Dept ImageSecretary Clinton released the 2010 Trafficking in Persons Report»
Remarks by Secretary Clinton, Under Secretary Otero, and Ambassador CdeBaca»
Special Briefing by Ambassador CdeBaca» Photos»
Fact Sheet: Trafficking in Persons: Ten Years of Partnering to Combat Modern Slavery»

May 24, 2010
Ambassador CdeBaca's keynote remarks to the Harvard Kennedy School's Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation: Best Practices – Human Trafficking in Disaster Zones»

May 17, 2010
Join a Webinar on Monday, May 24 with Ambassador CdeBaca on partnering with Harvard University to discuss best practices in combating human trafficking in disaster zones. More»

May 10, 2010
Ambassador CdeBaca partners with the Center for American Progress to discuss "The Role of the United States in Combating Human Trafficking." Remarks»

May 3, 2010
DOJ 2010 National Conference on Human Trafficking
The Department of Justice, a key interagency partner against trafficking, is conducting its National Human Trafficking Conference May 3-5, 2010. For more information go to
Ambassador CdeBaca's remarks»

April 26, 2010
Corporate Social Accountability Webinar on Forced Labor
Please join us on Tuesday, April 27 from 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. EDT for a webinar featuring Luis CdeBaca, Ambassador-at-Large for the State Department's Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, to discuss the new and increased U.S. Government enforcement efforts to counter forced labor, including the use of forced and child labor in the production of U.S. imports. For more information or to register, go to

April 5, 2010
From the DipNote Blog: Partnerships Making a Difference in Haiti»

March 29, 2010
From the DipNote Blog: So Future Generations Never Forget Slavery»

March 22, 2010
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March 15, 2010
Federal Register Notice requesting information for the 2010 Trafficking in Persons Report. Deadline is March 26 at 5:00 p.m.

March 1, 2010
This week, G/TIP highlights a former trafficking victim-turned survivor, whose story was featured in the 2009 report, and her efforts to help others. Read the article on Shyima Hall's plan.

February 22, 2010
Ambassador CdeBaca's testified on "In Our Own Backyard: Child Prostitution and Sex Trafficking in the United States" before the Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law of the Senate Committee on the Judiciary. Hearing Webcast»

February 15, 2010
On Thursday, February 18th, Ambassador Luis CdeBaca traveled to Boston to deliver keynote remarks at the John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum's "From Bondage to Freedom: The Fight to Abolish Modern Day Slavery" at Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.

February 1, 2010
February 1 is National Freedom Day. Media Note»

January 25, 2010
View Secretary Clinton's video on Trafficking in Persons.

January 18, 2010
Follow us on Twitter! @GTIPState

January 11, 2009
Become a Fan on Facebook
Stay up-to-date and in the loop by becoming a "fan" on the G/TIP Facebook Page. This online networking tool is yet another way G/TIP is working to increase our partnerships across the globe in the fight to end modern slavery.

January 4, 2010
Presidential Proclamation to Prevent Modern Slavery
This week, President Barack Obama proclaimed January 2010 as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, culminating in the annual celebration of National Freedom Day on February 1. View proclamation»

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