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NCJ Number: 185916 Find in a Library
Title: Revised Draft Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, Supplementing the United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime
Corporate Author: Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of a Convention
Against Transnational Organized Crime
Austria
Date Published: April 4, 2000
Page Count: 19
Sponsoring Agency: Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of a Convention
Vienna, Austria
Publication Number: A/AC.254/4/Add.3/Rev.6
Sale Source: Ad Hoc Committee on the Elaboration of a Convention
Against Transnational Organized Crime
Vienna,
Austria
Type: Conference Material
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: This document contains a revised draft Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children.
Abstract: The Protocol supplements the United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime. The purpose of the Protocol is to prevent and combat international trafficking in persons, paying particular attention to the protection of women and children ... and to promote and facilitate cooperation among States Parties to meet these objectives. The various articles of the Convention concern purposes; scope of application; definitions; obligation to criminalize; assistance for and protection of victims of trafficking in persons; status of the victim in the receiving State; seizure and confiscation of gains; repatriation of victims of trafficking in persons; law enforcement measures; border measures; international travel documents; prevention of trafficking in persons; cooperation with non-States Parties; savings clause; other provisions; settlement of disputes; signature, ratification, acceptance, approval, accession, and reservations; entry into force; amendment; denunciation; and languages and depositary. Notes
Main Term(s): Crime prevention measures
Index Term(s): Border control; Female victims; Illegal Immigrants/Aliens; Immigration offenses; International cooperation; Kidnapping; Prostitution across international borders; United Nations standards; World criminology
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