# trafficking - Friday 29 November, 2013
We cannot pretend trafficking does not exist. Today experts from across the EU will meet for discussions in Dublin to support victims and bring the organised gangs to justice, writes Denise Charlton.
# trafficking - Wednesday 27 November, 2013
Today everyone’s been talking about the sentencing of Liam Adams, the body found in Kerry and hospital staff top-ups.
# trafficking - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
Developed by the Immigrant Council of Ireland, it’s hoped the project will be rolled out throughout Europe.
# trafficking - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
The girl, who could not speak, was trafficked from Pakistan to work as a servant.
# trafficking - Monday 21 October, 2013
The young teenager is now in the care of the HSE as gardaí search for clues to her identity.
# trafficking - Friday 18 October, 2013
Forget the myths you’ve heard about ‘happy prostitutes’ – the reality is that adults and children are in a living hell right now after being trafficked into Ireland for sexual exploitation, writes Denis Charlton.
# trafficking - Friday 4 October, 2013
# trafficking - Monday 29 July, 2013
Most of the freed youths are young teenagers aged 13 to 16, said Ronald Hosko, assistant director of the FBI’s Criminal Investigative Division.
# trafficking - Tuesday 16 July, 2013
Miguel Angel Trevino has been described as a brutal killer who liked to “stew” his enemies by plunging them in containers of oil and fuel that he would then set alight.
# trafficking - Friday 28 June, 2013
Today, with the passing of the Human Trafficking Amendment Bill, we are one step closure to ending slavery in our country, writes Aoife Murphy.
TDs are being hauled in on a Friday to pass legislation which gives a new legal definition to “forced labour”.
# trafficking - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
Over 180 cases of modern day slavery have been uncovered here in the last six years and victims are calling for protection in the law.
# trafficking - Friday 10 May, 2013
A 25-year-old man will appear in court this morning charged in connection with multiple sexual offences.
# trafficking - Tuesday 16 April, 2013
The Immigrant Council of Ireland welcomed the bill but said trafficking for sexual exploitation remains the most predominant form.
# trafficking - Tuesday 26 February, 2013
The Immigrant Council of Ireland said this shows a “clear need for a fresh approach to identifying victims”.
# trafficking - Monday 11 February, 2013
The news comes as part of an online survey that was conducted by the Immigrant Council of Ireland.
# trafficking - Friday 1 February, 2013
The report also suggests Ireland is an entry point for Moroccan cannabis resin into Europe.
# trafficking - Wednesday 12 December, 2012
June Tinsely of Barnardos said young men who act as boyfriends to teenage girls coerce them into having sex with other men.
# trafficking - Saturday 13 October, 2012
The second litter of puppies, seized at Dublin Port on Thursday evening, are mostly aged between eight and ten weeks.
# trafficking - Friday 12 October, 2012
One man was arrested but has been released since.
# trafficking - Monday 24 September, 2012
Tonight’s council meeting will debate a Labour motion which would see Cork become the latest council to call for a change in law.
# trafficking - Wednesday 19 September, 2012
Daniel “El Loco” Barrera, alleged to be the country’s last major drug lord, has been arrested in an international sting.
# trafficking - Thursday 13 September, 2012
A new report by researchers at UCC found that a significant number of children who applied for asylum in Ireland disappeared – and may have been trafficked.
# trafficking - Friday 24 August, 2012
# trafficking - Wednesday 22 August, 2012
Group which assists women affected by prostitution and trafficking says it supported 241 women last year.
# trafficking - Tuesday 21 August, 2012
# trafficking - Friday 6 July, 2012
Babies were being auctioned to the highest bidder for as much as €6,000, according to reports.
# trafficking - Thursday 21 June, 2012
A US State Department report released yesterday has sparked calls for greater awareness of human trafficking that is happening here in Ireland.
# trafficking - Wednesday 20 June, 2012
US State Dept’s annual report on human trafficking shows progress being made in Burma, while Syria fell in the rankings.
# trafficking - Tuesday 19 June, 2012
The Scottish parliament is debating a plan to fast-track new laws which would make it illegal to pay for sex – but that could lead to them moving their activities here, the Immigrant Council of Ireland has warned.
# trafficking - Wednesday 13 June, 2012
# trafficking - Tuesday 5 June, 2012
BAI upheld part of complaint which said that ad concerning prostitution in Ireland was directed towards a ‘political end’.
# trafficking - Friday 30 March, 2012
The investigation into the cultivation, sale and supply of cannabis in the Waterford area continues.
# trafficking - Wednesday 8 February, 2012
It’s time for legal action on the ‘oldest profession’ – which is far from a necessary evil, writes Denise Charlton.
# trafficking - Friday 20 January, 2012
Two women have been arrested as part of a PSNI investigation into controlling prostitution and human trafficking in Northern Ireland.
# trafficking - Tuesday 27 September, 2011
Criminalising people who pay for sex diverts attention from the real victims being exploited, argues Paul Ryan
# trafficking - Monday 22 August, 2011
The number of women here working in the sex industry has increased by 4 per cent, according to an organisation that supports the victims of prostitution.