IOM @ UN: Renewed Focus on Fighting Human Trafficking

Opening of the High-level Meeting on Combatting Trafficking in Persons on 27 September 2017 at UN HQ. Photo: Kieran Gorman-Best /UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

The 72nd session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) opened on 19 September in New York. It marked the first General Assembly presided by Antonio Guterres, the new UN Secretary General (SG), and it was also a step forward in the global fight against human trafficking.

SG Guterres addresses the High-level meeting of the General Assembly. Photo: Cia Pak/UN 2017
The Harrowing Journeys report sheds light on the abuses that migrant children and youth face along the Mediterranean. Photo: UNICEF 2017

Official account of IOM, the UN Migration Agency.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store