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Gender at the Nexus of Violent Extremism and Trafficking in Persons in Muslim Mindanao

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

The linkages between organized crime, including trafficking in persons, and violent extremism are a global concern. These linkages are starting to receive some attention, but this is limited to specific conflict contexts such as Iraq and Syria. In recognition of the link between violent extremism and trafficking in persons and the gendered nature of both, the UN Security Council adopted its first resolution on trafficking in persons in areas affected by armed conflict in 2016 (UNSCR 2331). But overall, there is little understanding of the relationship between violent extremism and trafficking in persons, or of how gender informs this interaction.

The gendered dynamics of trafficking in persons across Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand

Friday, February 28, 2020

Trafficking is prevalent across the Greater Mekong subregion, yet the specific gendered experiences of those affected remain underexplored. Relatively little is known about the extent to which initiatives aimed at prevention, return and response and reintegration are gender-responsive. This report aims to fill these gaps. It brings together a wide-ranging literature and policy review and primary qualitative data to provide insights into how gender and trafficking intersect across Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand. It identifies a range of gaps and challenges and identifies priorities for future policy and programming.

Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Women and girls fear and experience various types of sexual violence in public spaces, from unwanted sexual remarks and touching to rape and femicide. It is a universal issue.

UN Women’s Anti-trafficking Programme – A Baseline Study

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

This baseline study of UN Women’s anti-trafficking programme recognizes structural inequalities, vulnerabilities and lack of sustainable livelihoods as the chief causes of human trafficking.

Are our cities safe for women?

Saturday, May 5, 2012

The study examines how safe the two city areas are for women and girls and explores the relationship between women’s fear of violence and their avoidance of specific public spaces.

Building Safe and Inclusive Cities for Women – A Practical Guide

Sunday, November 13, 2011

This guide introduces the key concepts of safe cities work and offers practical tools for how to begin building a safer, more inclusive city.

Are Cities in Kerala Safe for Women?

Thursday, April 14, 2011

The study examines the safety of women and girls in Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode cities in Kerala state of India.

Evaluation of Regional Anti-Trafficking Programme (2000-2009)

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

This report presents the external evaluation of the UNIFEM Regional Anti-Trafficking Programme (2000-2009) in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

The Bare Minimum Standards of Care and Protection for the Victims/Survivors of Trafficking and Commercial Sexual Exploitation

Thursday, May 17, 2007

This resource was developed by SANLAAP along with UNIFEM (now UN Women), to be used as a tool to ensure better care and protection of survivors of trafficking and commercial sexual exploitation.

Trafficking of Women in Sri Lanka

Friday, December 17, 2004

The study examines the root causes of trafficking in women, especially for forced labor, both within Sri Lanka and to the Gulf countries.

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