human trafficking

EU projects against sex trafficking are underfunded, study finds

The European Union's spending on projects to fight sex trafficking is not in line with the dimension of the problem, according to a policy review released on Monday by the European Commission.

Pope Francis sneaks out of the Vatican to meet 20 former prostitutes

Pope Francis left the Vatican on Friday to visit a Catholic charity that is giving shelter to women rescued from forced prostitution, the Vatican said in a surprise announcement.

CoE: Identifying human trafficking victims including missing children among challenges for Croatia

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) issued a report on Thursday commending the Croatian authorities for continuing to develop their legal...

IOM says refugee crisis incites human trafficking

The IOM analysed human trafficking in the region and presented recommendations for measures that should be taken.