Interventions: Human Rights Advocacy & Monitoring:

National Consultation on Indo-Nepal Human Trafficking Post Earth Quake Perspective: Concerns and Challenge

3rd – 4th August 2015, New Delhi

PAIRVI along with it partners in India and Nepal organized a two-day National Consultation to look into the challenges and concerns of human trafficking between India and Nepal particularly in post earthquake perspective. Ms. Swati Maliwal, Chairperson, Delhi Commission for Women was the chief guest of the event. The Consultation witnessed around 100 participants across board including civil society organizations, government officials, media persons, activists, from India and Nepal. Speakers and participants actively expressed their view on gaps in legal and institutional framework in dealing with human trafficking and challenges and response in rescue and rehabilitation to deal with person in trafficking.  
Ms. Malliwal said that she is committed to bring significant change in the lives of women who are pushed into trafficking and prostitution. She expressed her commitment to bring down trade on women, improve living conditions of women in rescue homes and launch a drive against placement agencies luring women for sex trade. She announced the soon to be launched Trafficking Committee of Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) that plans to work together with the centre, state and NGOs on the issues.
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