E.g., 07/31/2014
E.g., 07/31/2014

Sharing Lessons, Sharing Responsibility: Combating Human Trafficking

Event
April 25, 2013

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, DC

Sharing Lessons, Sharing Responsibility: Combating Human Trafficking

Multimedia Tabs

Audio
Speakers: 

Herman Bolhaar, Chair of the Dutch Public Prosecution Service

Corinne Dettmeijer-Vermeulen, National Rapporteur for Human Trafficking in The Netherlands

Jane Nady Sigmon, Senior Advisor to the Director of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons, U.S. Department of State

Jack Blakey, Chief of the Special Prosecutions Bureau, Cook County, Illinois State Attorney’s Office

Ruud Bik, Deputy Chief, National Police of the Netherlands

Moderator: 

Demetrios Papademetriou, MPI President 

This Migration Policy Institute event discussed the Dutch model for fighting human trafficking and the strategic and operational dilemmas that public prosecutors in the Netherlands face. The event discussion also covered international efforts to engage private-sector organizations and the public in reducing organized crime; ways to strengthen law enforcement’s operational capacity and ability to apply collaborative and interagency approaches; and strategies for framing the public and political discourse on the issue. Demetrios G. Papademetriou, MPI President, moderates a discussion on the international efforts to engage private-sector organizations, law enforcement, governments, and the public in reducing organized crime to combat human trafficking.

Registration deadline for this event has passed.
Event Co-Sponsor 

Embassy of The Netherlands