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ECPAT UK
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Resources for practitioners

The Story Of Affia DVD

AffiaAudience: practitioners who work with children who may be victims of trafficking

The ECPAT UK Youth Programme was awarded funding from Media Box to make a film about the UK response to child victims of trafficking. The film was created, filmed and edited by the ECPAT UK Youth Group. The Story Of Affia is based on real life experiences of the ECPAT UK Youth Group.

Affia is a girl from West Africa who is trafficked to the UK for domestic servitude and sexual exploitation. She is then ‘rescued’ by authorities and meets professionals who try and help her. The film highlights some of the challenges child victims of trafficking face living in the UK. Viewers will gain a greater understanding of the needs of child victims of trafficking by hearing the experiences, views and opinions of children who have been trafficked. 

To order a copy, please contact Debbie: d.beadle@ecpat.org.uk.

In Our Shoes DVD

In Our ShoesAudience: foster carers, residential units and social workers

In Our Shoes is a film for foster carers, accommodation providers and social workers about understanding the needs of child victims of trafficking living in foster care. The ECPAT UK Youth Group goes on a journey to help accommodation providers understand more about foster care in the UK for victims of trafficking.

To order a copy, please contact Debbie: d.beadle@ecpat.org.uk.

Further guidance for professionals working with children who may have been trafficked is available in our Resources section, including documents to help identify potential victims of trafficking and advice on what to do.

Watch Two Little Girls (below) - a story about the trafficking of girls to the UK from Eastern Europe.



Read more about the National Referral Mechanism (NRM), which is a Government framework for identifying victims of human trafficking and ensuring they receive the appropriate protection and support. Here, you will find the form for referring a child to the NRM.

Other ECPAT UK resources, including On the Safe Side: Principles for the safe accommodation of child victims of trafficking are available here.

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