Child trafficking

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young girl huddled, looking at camera
New legislation must address the often-complex histories and lack of control migrant families face, and ensure that children's welfare is protected
01 April 2014
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We welcome government plans to trial independent advocates and new guidance for unaccompanied and trafficked children - but these young people need more
04 February 2014
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With a new bill to be introduced next year, the government can ensure trafficked children get the protection they need
04 December 2013
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Our new joint report found that some improvements have been made for support for trafficked children but many opportunities are missed
23 September 2013
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Our public affairs volunteer reports from a session following up on a substantive parliamentary report we supported on young people who go missing from care
20 September 2012
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The influx of visitors related to the Olympics highlights the issue of whether large-scale sporting events encourage human trafficking
31 July 2012
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The first public session of an inquiry into trafficked children gone missing from care reveals chilling facts and ways of addressing the problem.
25 April 2012, 4 comments
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Young girl sitting, hugging her knees
Children are trafficked into and around the UK daily. Anti-Slavery Day draws awareness to these young people's plight, explains policy officer Natalie Williams.
18 October 2011
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