Cooperation with non-governmental organizations on preventing trafficking in human beings
The State agencies cooperates with non-governmental organizations on preventing trafficking in human beings. Non-governmental organizations working on trafficking in human beings issues have been involved in activities related to educating potential victims of trafficking in human beings, creating specialized units for the victims of trafficking in human beings, legal assistance and social rehabilitation of the victims of trafficking in human beings.
A relevant executive agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan issues grants together with the National Coordinator for the purposes stipulated under the relevant article of the law on combating trafficking in human beeings.
It is considered for NGOs to take a part in implementation of the following articles of The “National Action Plan for the years 2014-2018 on combating trafficking in human beings in the Republic of Azerbaijan” approved by the Decree No. 667 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated July 24, 2014:
13.2.3. Conducting scientific and social researches on combating trafficking in human beings, implementation of request and other measures for studying public opinion;
13.4.6. To continue the works of attracting the non-governmental organizations acting in the field of prevention of human trafficking to organization of activities of special entities for the victims of human trafficking, provision of legal assistance to the victims and their social rehabilitation;
13.5.6. To conduct monitoring in respect to deviation of children from education and their negligence, to take measures for rehabilitation of the socially vulnerable children deviating from the education;
13.7.3. Coordination of support provided for the National Action Plan, to implement joint use of the resources of relevant state and non-governmental organizations and the resources of international organizations and other organizations;
13.8.2. To invite the representatives of international partner organizations acting in the field of combating trafficking in human beings to the meetings of interorganizational commission established for implementation of National Coordination Mechanism in respect to the victims of human trafficking and the meetings held with the non-governmental organizations;
13.8.3. To strengthen cooperation with related non-governmental organizations and international organizations in the field of combating negligence of those under mature age and their social rehabilitation;
13.9.1. Taking measures for publicity of persons entering the country on the danger of human trafficking;
13.9.2. Distribution of prepared publicity materials in border and customs check points in order to prevent human trafficking, especial women and child trafficking as well as forced labor;
13.9.3. To strengthen propaganda and publicity works on combating trafficking in human beings, shooting social advertisings, reels, short films, development of programs and demonstration, preparation of booklets and distribution to the population;
13.9.6. Conducting relevant propaganda and publicity works in private organizations with purpose of non-occurrence of exploitation of child labor.
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