Swiss Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Wolfgang Bruelhart displayed Monday his country's strategic priorities on the region in 2021-2024.
A draft law on combating child marriage and considering it a form of human trafficking was submitted to the House of Representatives by parliamentarian Amira al-Adly on Thursday.
Business tycoon Mohamed al-Amin was referred to the Criminal Court on Saturday over “human trafficking” in a case involving seven young girls whom he allegedly assaulted forcibly.
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Although modern slavery is not defined in law, it is used as an umbrella term that includes practices such as forced labor.
Prosecution offices specialized in human trafficking and illegal immigration will formed at every appeal prosecution department all over the country.
Egypt's Permanent Representative for the United Nations Mohamed Edris marked on Friday the United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons marked on 30 July.
The Cabinet has displayed Egypt’s efforts to combat human trafficking over the past half decade on the occasion of the United Nations World Day against Trafficking in Persons marked on 30 July.
Madbouli was meeting with head of the National Coordinating Committee for Combating and Preventing Illegal Migration and Trafficking in Persons Naela Gabr.
The training, which was conducted in the period between on the 28th of February to the 2nd of March 2021, was organized within the framework of the project “Strengthening the Sphere of Protection for Victims of Trafficking and Vulnerable Migrants in Egypt While Preventing Irregular Migration and Human Trafficking” (SPHERE ll).
The Libyan 444th combat brigade said in a statement that the hostages were subjected to torture and extortion.
Haneen Hossam and Mawada al-Adham, TikTok bloggers, had their detention renewed on Tuesday for 15 days pending investigation into charges of human trafficking.
Egypt’s ambassador to Canada Ahmed Abu Zeid received an invitation from the Canadian parliament to take part in a videoconference meeting to expound the Egyptian experiment in fighting the human trafficking crime.
This came during a United Nations session to discuss ways to address gender-based violence and human trafficking during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Child marriage is one of the most common crimes of human trafficking as about111,000 girls aged between 13 and 17 are forced to marry annually in Egypt.
“Border guards are often the first law enforcement officers who come in contact with potential victims of child trafficking or smuggling,” said Frontex Director Fabrice Leggeri.
Four people were arrested over accusations of recruiting victims via social media, and trafficking their body organs in exchange of money.
Human trafficking is an organized crime against humanity, the victims of which are in the millions.
Six Egyptian workers returned home after being kidnapped by human trafficking elements in Beni Walid area, southwestern Libya.
The 2014 constitution banned all kinds of oppression and labor exploitation.