When: 20 June 2011, 09:00 - 21 June 2011, 17:30
Protecting human rights and workers' rights is crucial to fight exploitation, including exploitation of migrant workers who are particularly vulnerable to trafficking.
The 11th High-level Alliance against Trafficking in Persons conference “Preventing Trafficking in Human Beings for Labour Exploitation: Decent Work and Social Justice” aims to gain a deeper understanding and to analyse the various interconnected factors that foster the exploitation of people in slavery-like practice.
The event is split into two segments:
The First Segment focuses on the added value and challenges of partnership and co-operation to fight trafficking in human beings as a form of modern-day slavery.
The Second Segment brings together a variety of actors and experts, to generate exchange of information and expertise coming from very diverse fields, explore innovative ideas to tackle the problem and encourage new partnerships. Panels will focus on:
Parts of the conference will be streamed live on our website, please see: www.osce.org/event/alliance11/live.