Multilateral Organizations Combating Trafficking in Persons

Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons
Report

Organizations and Selected Links of Interest

Framework Document Relevant to TIP

TIP Focal Point

United Nations (UN)
-www.un.org

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
-http://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/

United Nations Security Council (UNSC):
-https://www.un.org/press/en/2016/sc12647.doc.htm
-https://www.un.org/press/en/2015/sc12165.doc.htm

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC):
-www.unodc.org
-https://www.unodc.org/cld/en/v3/htms/index.html (Human Trafficking Knowledge Portal)
-http://www.unodc.org/documents/human-trafficking/2017/Case_Digest_Evidential_
Issues_in_Trafficking.pdf

United Nations Office of the High Commissioner on Human Rights:
-www.ohchr.org

International Labour Organization (ILO):
-www.ilo.org
-http://www.alliance87.org/
-http://www.ilo.org/sapfl/Informationresources/
ILOPublications/Byregion/Global/lang--en/index.htm

Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, Supplementing the United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime (A/RES/55/25) (2000)

United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons (A/RES/64/293) (2010)

ILO Conventions:

-C29 Forced Labour Convention, 1930

-P029 Protocol of 2014 and Recommendation R203, supplementing the Forced Labour Convention, 1930

-C105 Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957

-C182 Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999

-C189 Domestic Workers Convention, and its Recommendation R201, 2011

Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children

Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery

Special Rapporteur on the Sale of Children, Child Prostitution, and Child Pornography

African Union (AU)
-www.africa-union.org/

Ouagadougou Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings, Especially Women and Children (2006)

AU Commission Initiative against Trafficking Campaign (AU.COMMIT)

N/A

Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
-www.asean.org

ACTIP and the ASEAN Plan of Action:
-http://www.asean.org/wp-conent/uploads/2015/12/ACTIP.pdf
-http://www.asean.org/storage/2015/12/APA-FINAL.pdf

ASEAN Declaration Against Trafficking in Persons, Particularly Women and Children, 2004

ASEAN Convention Against Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (2015)

ASEAN Plan of Action Against Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (2015)

ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime

Bali Regional Ministerial Conference On People Smuggling,
Trafficking In Persons And Related Transnational Crime (Bali Process)

-www.baliprocess.net

Bali Process Policy Guides:
-http://www.baliprocess.net/regional-support-office/policy-guides/
-http://www.baliprocess.net/regional-support-office/policy-guides-on-identification-and-protection-of-victims-of-trafficking/

Co Chairs’ Statements of the first (2002), second (2003), third (2009), fourth (2011), fifth (2013), and sixth (2016)

Bali Regional Ministerial Conference on People Smuggling, Trafficking In Persons and Related Transnational Crime

Bali Process Working Group on Trafficking in Persons

Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
-www.cis.minsk.by/ (in Russian only)

Agreement on the Cooperation of the CIS Member States in Combating Trafficking in Persons, Human Organs and Tissues (2005)

Program of Cooperation between the CIS Member States against Trafficking in Persons for 2014–2018

N/A

Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking (COMMIT)
-http://un-act.org/

-Victim Identification and Referral Mechanisms: Common Guidelines for the Greater Mekong Sub-region:
http://un-act.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/COMMIT_-Guidelines_on_Victim_ID__Referrals.pdf

-Supporting the Reintegration of Trafficked Persons: A Guidebook for the Greater Mekong Sub-Region:
http://un-act.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/Final-Reintegration-Guidebook-3.pdf

COMMIT Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation Against Trafficking in Greater Mekong Sub-Region (2004)

COMMIT 3rd Sub-Regional Plan of Action (COMMIT SPAIII, 2011-2013)

United Nations Action for Cooperation against Trafficking in Persons

Regional COMMIT Task Force (TF)

Council of the Baltic Sea States (CBSS)
-http://www.cbss.org/civil-security-the-human-dimension/tfthb/
-www.childcentre.info/egcc/
-http://www.cbss.org/guidelines-labour-exploitation-baltic-sea-region/

A Vision for the Baltic Sea region by 2020, CBSS Summit 2010

Human Trafficking 2016 – Baltic Sea Round-up Report

Task Force against Trafficking in Human Beings (TF-THB)

Expert Group on Children at Risk

Council of Europe (COE)
-www.coe.int
-http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/monitoring/trafficking/
-http://www.coe.int/t/dghl/monitoring/trafficking/
Docs/Publications/default_en.asp

COE Convention on Action Against Trafficking in Human Beings (2005)

Group of Experts on Action Against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA)

Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)
-www.ecowas.int

Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS)
-www.ceeac-eccas.org/

Declaration on the Fight against Trafficking in Persons, 2001

ECOWAS Initial Plan of Action against Trafficking in Persons (2002-2003), extended until 2011

Joint ECOWAS/ECCAS Regional Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children (2006-2008)

Anti-Trafficking Unit

European Union (EU)
-http://ec.europa.eu/anti-trafficking/index.action

Brussels Declaration on Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Human Beings, 2002

Directive on Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Human Beings and Protecting Victims

European Union Anti-Trafficking Coordinator

League of Arab States (LAS)
-www.arableagueonline.org/las/index.jsp (in Arabic only)

Arab Framework Act on Combating Trafficking in Persons (2008)

Arab Initiative to Combat Trafficking in Persons, 2010

Comprehensive Arab Strategy for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings (CASCTHB), Council of Arab Ministers of Justice Resolution 15/2/2012

N/A

Organization of American States (OAS)
-www.oas.org/en/default.asp
-www.oas.org/dsp/english/cpo_trata.asp

Work Plan to Combat Trafficking in Persons in the Western Hemisphere 2010-2012 (AG/RES. 2551 (XL-O/10)

Second Work Plan against Trafficking in Persons in the Western Hemisphere 2015-2018 (RTP-IV/doc.4/14 rev. 1)

Coordinator Against Trafficking in Persons

Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

Charter of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, 2008

N/A

Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)
-http://www.osce.org/secretariat/trafficking

-Handbook - How to prevent human trafficking for domestic servitude in diplomatic households and protect private domestic workers:
http://www.osce.org/handbook/domesticservitude

-OSCE Alliance against Trafficking in Persons:
http://www.osce.org/secretariat/107221

OSCE Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings (2003)

Platform for Action Against Human Trafficking (2007)

Decision No. 1107 Addendum to the OSCE Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings, Decision No. 1107, 6 December 2013

Special Representative and Coordinator on Trafficking in Human Beings

Regional Conference on Migration (RCM) (Puebla Group)
-www.rcmvs.org/

-Regional Guidelines for Special Protection in Cases of the Repatriation of Child Victims of Trafficking:
http://www.rcmvs.org/Publicaciones/Publicaciones.htm

Regional Conference on Migration Plan of Action

The Liaison Officers Network to Combat Migrant Smuggling and Trafficking in Persons

Southern African Development Community (SADC)
-www.sadc.int/

SADC Strategic Plan of Action on Combating Trafficking in Persons, especially women and Children (2009-2019)

N/A

South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC)
-www.saarc-sec.org/
-http://saarc-sec.org/digital_library/detail_menu/saarc-convention-on-preventing-and-combating-trafficking-in-women-and-children-for-prostitution

SAARC Convention on Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution, 2002

Regional Task Force