Ecuador, U.N. recommends increased services to victims of human trafficking

Posted on September 22, 2012 • Filed under: Crime, Ecuador, Human Smuggling

A report sponsored by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) says that this is the only house that caters to adult women in the country. Y alerta: “Las casas de acogida especializadas que existen son insuficientes para las necesidades nacionales”. And warning: “The specialized foster homes that exist are insufficient for national needs.”

Moreover, in the 183-page document warns that existing centers to accommodate single teenage women subjected to sexual exploitation.

What about the other victims? There are places where protected. hombres”. In its conclusions, the UN recommends fund other shelters “also specialized older women and even men.”

Ecuador’s Anti-Trafficking Network identifies other drawbacks. El número de quienes tienen cobertura también es mínima. The number of those with coverage is also minimal. Read Article

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