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South Asia in Action: Preventing and responding to child trafficking. Analysis of anti-trafficking initiatives in the region

South Asia in Action: Preventing and responding to child trafficking. Analysis of anti-trafficking initiatives in the region
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ABSTRACT

This publication provides a regional analysis of anti-trafficking measures relevant to children in the countries of South Asia. It assesses national legal and policy frameworks and provides a list of recommended actions for the application of a rights-based approach to child trafficking. Emphasis is placed on the indivisibility of human rights and the influence that trafficking, exploitation and abuse have on children’s enjoyment of rights and fundamental freedoms.The study is based on the understanding that in order to ensure a comprehensive approach to child trafficking, exploitation and abuse, measures must be developed and implemented in full conformity with the 1989 Convention on the Rights of the Child and the broader framework of human rights.
SERIESInnocenti Insights
DATE OF PUBLICATION2009
PAGES70