Presentation on theme: "2 Trafficking and Related Crimes College Team Strategic Project on Eurojust’s Action against Trafficking in Human Beings PRELIMINARY FINDINGS Jesús Pena."— Presentation transcript:
2 Trafficking and Related Crimes College Team Strategic Project on Eurojust’s Action against Trafficking in Human Beings PRELIMINARY FINDINGS Jesús Pena Case Analyst
3 OUTLINE Introduction Project timeline Preparatory work Preliminary findings
4 PROJECT TIMELINE Production and submission of questionnaire Analysis of EJ cases with coordination meetings Preliminary findings Strategic meeting Report (preliminary findings + seminar conclusions) Action Plan
5 Preparatory work Compilation and analysis of responses to questionnaire Analysis of EJ cases
6 Preparatory work Main issues a)Difficulties identifying the victims of, and/or difficulties identifying cases of THB. b)Difficulties obtaining evidence. c)Reliance only on victims’ testimony, lack of or not using other sources of evidence. d) Legislative problems. e)High standards for evidence. f)Lack of experience or lack of specialised knowledge. g)Interpretation during the investigation; also when interacting with the victims. h)International dimension is burdensome.
7 PRELIMINARY FINDINGS Main issues WS 1 & 2
8 PRELIMINARY FINDINGS Under/misreporting Increasingly concealed nature No reporting by victims Lack of expertise Difficulties in obtaining evidence