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 Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC):
www.unodc.org

Human Trafficking Knowledge Portal:
https://www.unodc.org/cld/en/v3/htms/
index.html

UNODC Evidential Issues in Trafficking in Persons Cases: Case Digest
http://www.unodc.org/documents/human-trafficking/2017/Case_Digest_Evidential_
Issues_in_Trafficking.pdf

Assessment Toolkit: Trafficking in Persons for the Purpose of Organ Removal (2015):
https://www.unodc.org/documents/human-trafficking/2015/UNODC_Assessment_Toolkit
_TIP_for_the_Purpose_of_Organ_Removal.pdf

Case Digest on Evidential Issues on Trafficking in Persons Cases (2017):
https://www.unodc.org/documents/human-trafficking/2017/Case_Digest_Evidential_Issues
_in_Trafficking.pdf

United Nations Security Council (UNSC):
https://www.un.org/press/en/2017/sc13081.doc.htm
https://www.un.org/press/en/2016/sc12647.doc.htm
https://www.un.org/press/en/2015/sc12165.doc.htm

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

UN Convention and Protocol:

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)
https://www.un.org/en/ga/search/
view_doc.asp?symbol=A/RES/64/293

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)
http://ec.europa.eu/development/body/tmp_docs/
2006/Action_plan_OUAGADOUGOU.pdf

AU Commission Initiative against Trafficking Campaign (AU.COMMIT)

N/A

Khartoum Process (EU/Horn of Africa Migration Route Initiative)

Khartoum Declaration on AU-Horn of Africa Initiative on Human Trafficking and Smuggling of Migrants

Declaration of the Ministerial Conference of the Khartoum Process (2014)

Valletta Summit Action Plan (2015)

Valletta Summit Political Declaration (2015)

EU-Africa Action Plan on Migration and Mobility (2014-2017)

 

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

ASEAN Convention Against Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (ACTIP) and the ASEAN Plan of Action
http://asean.org/asean-convention-against-
trafficking-in-persons-especially-women-and-
children/

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)
http://asean.org/storage/2012/05/APA-FINAL.pdf

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, Handbooks and Guides for first responders and officials:
http://www.baliprocess.net/regional-support-office/resources/

Policy Guides on Identification and Protection of Victims of Trafficking (2015):
http://www.baliprocess.net/regional-support-office/policy-guides-on-identification-and-
protection-of-victims-of-trafficking/

Policy Guides on Criminalizing Migrant Smuggling and Trafficking in Persons (2014):
http://www.baliprocess.net/regional-support-office/policy-guides/

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 - Updated Forward Work Plan: 2015-17
https://www.baliprocess.net/UserFiles/
baliprocess/File/Updated%20-0Bali%20Process
%20TIP%20Working%20Group%20Forward%
20Work%20Plan%202015-17%20(1)(1).pdf

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/

The Guidelines against Labour Exploitation in the Baltic Sea Region (2014):
http://www.cbss.org/guidelines-labour-
exploitation-baltic-sea-region/

Guidelines to Prevent Abusive Recruitment, Exploitative Employment and Trafficking of Migrant Workers (2014):
http://www.cbss.org/guidelines-prevent-abusive-recruitment-exploitative-employment-trafficking-migrant-workers-brief/

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/

HELP Online Training Course:
https://www.coe.int/en/web/anti-human-trafficking/help-online-training-course

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/

ECOWAS Initial Plan of Action against Trafficking in Persons(2002-2003), extended until 2011
https://issafrica.org/acpst/uploads/Reading
%20material-ECOWAS%20PoA%20CT.pdf

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

EU Strategy towards the Eradication of Trafficking in Human Beings (2012-2016)
https://ec.europa.eu/anti-rafficking/sites/
antitrafficking/files/eu_strategy_towards_the_
eradication_of_trafficking_in_human_beings_
2012-2016_1.pdf

European Union Anti-Trafficking Coordinator

League of Arab States (LAS)
http://www.arableagueonline.org/category/
arab-league/

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)
http://scm.oas.org/IDMS/Redirectpage.aspx?class=XXXIX.4%20RTP-/doc.&classNum=4&lang=e

Inter-American Declaration against Trafficking in Persons “Declaration of Brasilia” (2014)

Hemispheric Efforts against Trafficking in Persons “Declaration of Mexico” (2018)
http://scm.oas.org/doc_public/ENGLISH/
HIST_18/RA00265E03.doc

Coordinator Against Trafficking in Persons

Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)

Charter of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (2008)

N/A

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

The OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector:
http://mneguidelines.oecd.org/OECD-Due-
Diligence-Guidance-Garment-Footwear.pdf

 

OECD Task Force on Countering Illicit Trade

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 (2014):
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)
https://www.osce.org/actionplan?download
=true

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)

OSCE Parliament Assembly Resolution on Responsibility To Combat Human Trafficking in Government Contracts For Goods And Services (2015)

Special Representative and Coordinator for 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 (2007):
http://www.rcmvs.org/Publicaciones/
Publicaciones.htm

Regional Conference on Migration Plan of Action (updated in 2009)

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

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

Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Persons: Lessons from the SADC Region Booklet (2017):
https://www.sadc.int/issues/gender/sadc-
gender-and-development-monitor-2016/
preventing-and-combating-trafficking-persons-lessons-sadc-region/

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/

SAARC Convention on Preventing And Combating Trafficking in Women and Children for Prostitution:
http://saarc-ec.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