ROOT: Research on organized trafficking

To contribute to a real comprehension of the impact of organized crime in trafficking in women.

To prepare a transnational project directed at eradicating the trafficking in human beings (THB) for the purpose of sexual exploitation in Sicily, in a European dimension

Project ID: HOME/2012/ISEC/AG/THB/4000003928
From 2013-09-01 to 2015-08-31



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Research on trafficking of Nigerian women in Sicily and the role of organized crime.

Five thematic workshops for the capacity building of stakeholders.

Employability training.

Awareness raising campaign.

Creation of transnational network among territorial stakeholders and public and private entities in

countries of transit and of origin of victims of THB and a transnational plan against THB

Additional Info

Accessed On 2022-09-01
Funded / Co-funded Prevention of and Fight against Crime Programme(ISEC)
Call Name HOME/2012/ISEC/AG/THB
  • CESIE - Centro Studi ed Iniziative Europeo
  • Department of Psychology - University of Palermo
  • Associazione Pellegrino della Terra
  • Nigerian Association Regione Sicilia (NIGARS)
  • Centro Siciliano di Documentazione Giuseppe Impastato

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