RACE in Europe project against criminal exploitation

RACE project logo The RACE in Europe project is a two-year initiative led by Anti-Slavery International, ECPAT UK and partners to improve knowledge and responses to human trafficking for the purposes of forced criminal exploitation and forced begging in Europe. Through undertaking exploratory research and by training relevant practitioners on the scale and scope of this type of trafficking, the project aims to ensure that victims are treated as such rather than criminals, provided with appropriate support and that traffickers are prosecuted. The project, funded by the European Commission will run until October 2014.

New RACE publications

Trafficking for Forced Criminal Activities and Begging in Europe Exploratory Study and Good Practice Examples (September 2014)

Victim or Criminal? Trafficking for Forced Criminal Exploitation in Europe. The UK chapter.

Read the RACE briefing Trafficking for Forced Labour in Cannabis Cultivation, 2013

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