Reference in Manifesto
- Review the 2005 Trafficking in Person Act and include sufficiently stringent sentences that include longer term imprisonment
- Increase efforts to arrest, prosecute and convict traffickers, including addressing procedural delays and judicial corruption as well as ensuring survivors’ safety and enabling their participation in judicial processes, both to increase prosecution rates and offer survivors compensation
- Train prosecutors and judges to investigate and prosecute trafficking cases
- Enact the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress, and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Crime (2000).