UQ Human Trafficking Working Group

The Migrant Smuggling Working Group has additional information in the following areas:

International law Evolution of the Trafficking in Persons Protocol
Australian policies Development and scope of Australian policies
Labour trafficking Discussion of the Australian policies designed to reduce migrant smuggling.
Criminal offences Evolution of offences, provisions under the Criminal Code (Cth), prosecution and sentencing in Australia.
Child trafficking Available information relating to trafficking in children in Australia.
Organ trafficking International law and Australian offences, evidence and cases.
Government agencies Key agencies, their anti-trafficking mandate and coordination between them.
Visas for victims International law, the Australian Trafficking Visa Framework and alternative avenues of protection.
Protection and assistance Victims' needs and the support available to them, international law and best practice.
Awareness and education Information on the ‘Be Careful What You Pay For’ campaign to raise awareness about the reality of trafficking in persons in Australia.
Statistics A collation of available data about investigations and prosecutions of human trafficking, as well as information about victims of trafficking in Australia.