Presentation on theme: "North Wales Anti-Slavery Project Prosiect Gwrth-Gaethwasiaeth Gogledd Cymru together against trafficking / gyda'i gilydd yn erbyn masnachu mewn pobl James."— Presentation transcript:
North Wales Anti-Slavery Project Prosiect Gwrth-Gaethwasiaeth Gogledd Cymru together against trafficking / gyda'i gilydd yn erbyn masnachu mewn pobl James Coy Co-ordinator/Cydgysylltydd Jamescoy@anglesey.gov.uk 01492 575785 or 07881 008701
What is Human Trafficking? What forms does it take? Does it happen here? Modern Slavery Bill Wales Strategy Questions? ‘Removing the Blindfold’
UN Palermo Protocol 2000: ‘Human Trafficking’ Means: Abduction by threat, force, coercion, fraud/deception, Abuse of power/vulnerability, or giving/receiving of payments Action: Recruit, transport, transfer, receive, or harbour Purpose: Sexual Exploitation, Forced labour/criminality Slavery or similar, Domestic servitude, organ harvesting, or child exploitation. FGM & forced marriage?
Not Protectively Marked Modern Slavery Bill March 2015? 6 new offences ‘Human Trafficking’ to ‘Modern Slavery’ ‘Victim’ to ‘Survivor’ ‘Trafficker’ to ‘Criminal’ Modern Slavery Commissioner Life sentence on 2 nd conviction Prevention Orders
For the Victim: Reparations Orders Defence in law for genuine ‘survivors’ Enhanced legal access (including appeals) Special Measures in court Child Advocates Presumption of age NRM on statutory footing
Wales Strategy Awareness Raising: Embedded Training, Intel sharing & Recording of data Supporting Victims: Child & Adult Pathways Prevention - Risks Investigation – Modern Slavery Bill