Tag: human trafficking

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Government addressing challenges to safe, orderly migration

Kemol King Kemol King- April 12, 2021

The PPP/C Government is undertaking a series of initiatives to promote safe and orderly migration, in keeping with the Global ... Read More

Police prosecutors training to uphold rights of trafficked persons

Police prosecutors training to uphold rights of trafficked persons

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- December 12, 2020

- to minimise victims’ trauma Twenty-eight police prosecutors are being trained to augment their skills in responding, identifying and fighting ... Read More

Police training to augment skills to fight human trafficking

Police training to augment skills to fight human trafficking

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- December 11, 2020

-Human Services Ministry, Task Force on Trafficking initiative The Ministry of Human Services and Social Security, Countering-Trafficking in Persons (C-TIP) ... Read More

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

IOM projects geared to alleviate human smuggling

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- November 29, 2020

- to improve migrants’ experience The International Organization for Migration (IOM) Guyana is partnering with the Government to improve migrants’ ... Read More

“We need persons on the ground”

“We need persons on the ground”

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2020

- Minister Persaud tells Guyana Women Miners Organisation Representatives of the Guyana Women Miners Organisation paid a courtesy call on ... Read More

77 alleged victims of human trafficking rescued for 2018

77 alleged victims of human trafficking rescued for 2018

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 28, 2018

- 66 placed in protective care - victims provided with necessary psychosocial support by Social Protection Ministry - Guyana observes ... Read More

Counter Trafficking in Persons awareness during Town Week Activities

Counter Trafficking in Persons awareness during Town Week Activities

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 2, 2018

The Ministry of Social Protection – Counter Trafficking in Persons (CTIP) Department – has been engaging in numerous activities to ... Read More

Government ups efforts to eradicate human trafficking

Government ups efforts to eradicate human trafficking

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 23, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana — (November 23, 2017) Minister of Social Protection, Ms. Amna Ally, yesterday, described human trafficking as a developmental obstacle ... Read More

Medical Practitioners latest beneficiaries of TIP training

Medical Practitioners latest beneficiaries of TIP training

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 10, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, February 10, 2017 As the government continues in its efforts to end the scourge of human trafficking ... Read More

Gov’t pledges to go after human traffickers

Gov’t pledges to go after human traffickers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 11, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, 11 January 2017 Minister of Social Protection, Amna Ally, in a message to mark National Human Trafficking ... Read More

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