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Trafficking in Persons Report 2010


The 2010 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report marks the 10th anniversary of key milestones in the fight against modern slavery. In 2000, the United States enacted the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA), and the United Nations adopted the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress, and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, also known as the Palermo Protocol. Since then, the world has made great strides in combating this ultimate exploitation – both in terms of what we know about this crime and how we respond. Launch» Remarks by Secretary Clinton, Under Secretary Otero, and Ambassador CdeBaca» Special Briefing by Ambassador CdeBaca»

The Report

The report is available in HTML format (below) and in PDF format as a single file [PDF: 22 MBGet Adobe Acrobat Reader]. Due to its large size, the PDF has been separated into sections for easier download: Introduction; Country Narratives: A-B, C-F, G-J, K-M, N-S, T-Z/Special Cases; Relevant International Conventions. To view the PDF file, you will need to download, at no cost, the Adobe Acrobat Reader.


-Letter from Secretary
-Letter from Ambassador Luis CdeBaca
-Introduction: 10 Years of Fighting Modern Slavery
-What Is Trafficking in Persons?
-Policy Priorities
-The 2010 TIP Report: Methodology
-Comparing Civil Liberties, Corruption, and Compelled Service
-Topics of Special Interest
-Victims' Stories
-Global Law Enforcement Data
-2010 TIP Report Heroes
-Tier Placements
-Country Narratives
-Country Narratives: Countries A Through F
-Country Narratives: Countries G Through M
-Country Narratives: Countries N Through Z
-Special Cases
-Relevant International Conventions
-Trafficking Victims Protection Act: Minimum Standards for the Elimination of Trafficking in Persons
-Stopping Human Trafficking, Sexual Exploitation, and Abuse by International Peacekeepers
-Glossary of Acronyms
-A Closing Note From the Drafters of the Report
-PDF Version: Trafficking in Persons Report, June 2010  [22321 Kb]
-Introduction (PDF)  [8109 Kb]
-Country Narratives: A-B (PDF)  [2853 Kb]
-Country Narratives: C-F (PDF)  [2964 Kb]
-Country Narratives: G-J (PDF)  [2344 Kb]
-Country Narratives: K-M (PDF)  [3310 Kb]
-Country Narratives: N-S (PDF)  [4300 Kb]
-Country Narratives: T-Z and Special Cases (PDF)  [2423 Kb]
-Relevant International Conventions (PDF)  [1351 Kb]

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