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Narcotics and human trafficking to the GCC states

Faryal Leghari

Narcotics and human trafficking to the GCC states

by Faryal Leghari

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Published by Gulf Research Center in Dubai .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-151).

StatementFaryal Leghari.
The Physical Object
Pagination153 p. :
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16315265M
ISBN 109948434277
LC Control Number2007410274
OCLC/WorldCa136797790

  Victor Boutros, the Institute’s CEO, spoke at a “Confronting Human Trafficking” event hosted by The Dallas Morning News in collaboration with the University of Dallas on Wednesday, February This event aimed to raise awareness of modern slavery while strengthening the University of Dallas’ role in the community. Migrant Labor & Human Trafficking in the Gulf 5 Foreword Since the creation of the modern metric for human rights standards, the Member States of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) have habitually ranked near the bottom. Yet, while the human rights situation of domestic persons in Gulf countries is very rightfully highlighted by both the.

  The United States is also working with the Netherlands to assist Aruba and the former Netherlands Antilles in countering narcotics trafficking. (On Octo , Sint Maarten and Curacao became independent countries, like Aruba, with foreign affairs and military operations still within the purview of the Dutch government.). Vandenberg has received multiple awards for her leadership against human trafficking. In , the Freedom Network USA presented Vandenberg with the Paul and Sheila Wellstone Award for her “outstanding leadership and dedication in working to combat human trafficking and slavery in the United States.” In , she received the Harry S.

The Human Trafficking Legal Center maintains comprehensive databases on civil and criminal trafficking cases filed in the United States. The data show that the widely-held belief that all trafficking victims enter the country without legal documentation is simply false.   Today, the narcotics trade is not only a multi-billion dollar industry, but it is also the center of gravity for many of the ills associated with trans-national crime. (3) In the western hemisphere, trade routes for narcotics trafficking vacillate between the transit zones of Central America and the Caribbean.


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