More Focus Needed on the Victims of Trafficking

The EU Anti-trafficking Coordinator says the EU has laws and policy to tackle human trafficking and severe labour exploitation, but no implementation yet. Myria Vassiliadou, the EU Anti-trafficking Coordinator, was one of four experts on Tuesday night who participated in a high level debate at Lund University about people who are trafficked for the purposes…

Director speaks at Danish Parliament

RWI’s director, Morten Kjaerum, recently was asked to speak at the Danish Parliament’s Equality Committee. Kjaerum introduced a recent survey on Violence Against Women from his previous organisation, the EU Fundamental Rights Agency. He also spoke about steps that could be taken to stop the violence. Watch the webcast (in Danish).

Human Rights and Migration at the Cambodia Office

Kristin Dadey from the International Organisation for Migration (IOM), recently visited the Institute’s office in Cambodia for a “Human Rights Lunch” with eight female scholarship holders. During the informal session, Dadey discussed the link between human rights and migration. A short IOM produced film, “Trafficked to Sea film on youtube,” about IOM Cambodia’s Repatriation Program…