Human trafficking: Understanding and addressing violence against women

Version imprimable
Source: 
World Health Organization (WHO), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Date: 
2012
Category: 
1|Services
2|Awareness
Origin: 
2|International
Summary: 
8-page information sheet that explains the health effects of different forms of human trafficking on trafficked persons. The WHO and PAHO developed a series of information sheets on violence against women (VAW) that summarizes information on the prevalence, patterns, consequences, risk factors and strategies to address the different forms of VAW. This information sheet is part of the series and is meant for program managers, practitioners, researchers, policy-makers and others working in a wide range of sectors and in every country.