aditus participates in PROACT: a Europe-wide Workshop to improve responses to trafficking for labour exploitation

Amsterdam, 2nd- 3rd July, 2015 Carla Camilleri, our Assistant Director, participated in a two day European workshop on the Proactive Identification and Support for People Trafficked for Labour Exploitation in Amsterdam. The workshop was organised by FairWork Foundation, Focus on Labour Exploitation (FLEX) and ADPARE and was attended by around 65 expert participants from 24 countries working in NGOs, government departments, trade unions, shelters and research institutes. The workshop concluded the research phase of the Pro-Act Project which aims to develop effective … read more

aditus attends OSCE seminar on prevention of human trafficking in the Mediterranean

On 8th February aditus Director Dr. Neil Falzon was in Rome to participate in a seminar organised by the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) entitled ‘Cooperation to Prevent Trafficking in Human Beings in the Mediterranean Region’.  The seminar attracted a range of participants from government entities, international organisations and NGOs, with the aim of exploring ways of enhancing regional cooperation in the struggle to combat human trafficking. During the seminar, aditus forged new relationships with key partners and … read more

Malta’s national anti-trafficking action plan with strengthen the protection for trafficking victims

aditus welcomes today’s publication by the Ministry for Justice & Home Affairs of the Malta Action Plan on Combating Trafficking in Persons.  This is a significant step towards increasing national attention and action to what the United Nations describes as a ‘global threat’.  Malta’s ratification of the so-called Palermo Protocol in 2003 indicated its willingness to engage in concerted efforts to deal with human trafficking.  The Protocol highlights the criminal nature of trafficking activities whilst upholding and protecting the fundamental human rights of their victims, … read more