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Govt Strengthening Investigation and Prosecution of Human Traffickers

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Justice, Carol Palmer, says the Government is strengthening the environment for the investigation and prosecution of cases of human trafficking. She said that traffickers are coming up with new ways everyday to carry out their heinous acts and the State must bolster the institutional capacities “to allow for the […]

Crime Reduction Strategies Being Implemented In South St. Andrew

Health Workers Join Fight Against Human Trafficking

At least 800 health workers in the public and private sectors will, this year, undergo training to identify victims of human trafficking, even as the Government steps up the fight against this scourge. Sancia Bennett Templer, permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health, encouraged health-sector workers to join in the fight to break the cycle […]

60 healthcare workers trained to identify cases of gender-based violence