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'There is not enough development in how sexual violence against children is dealt with'

Sexual violence against children affects the very thing we want to cherish and safeguard as a society: people's healthy ...

News item | 16-07-2021 | 16:46

National Rapporteur publishes written statement to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Prior to the pre-session of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) on the Netherlands, the National Rapporteur on ...

News item | 16-06-2021 | 16:20

Human trafficking offenders: often aged under 23

The National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Human Beings and Sexual Violence against Children is greatly concerned about the ...

News item | 21-01-2021 | 07:00

Vulnerable young people still inadequately protected against exploitation

We should be seriously concerned about young Dutch victims of sexual exploitation and foreign victims of sexual and criminal ...

News item | 14-12-2020 | 16:57

New Brochure National Rapporteur

What does the National Rapporteur do against human trafficking and sexual violence against children? What is an effective ...

News item | 10-11-2020 | 12:30

Trapped in a web of sex, street culture and violence: tailored approach needed for girls

Gang rape, sextortion and sexual exploitation are forms of sexual violence experienced by young women and girls in Amsterdam. At ...

News item | 29-10-2020 | 07:00

Scattered approach to sexual violence against children

The issue of sexual violence against children is insufficiently recognised by the government. This is the conclusion of the ...

News item | 23-12-2019 | 10:05

Effective measures against human trafficking on shaky ground

Young victims of sexual exploitation in the Netherlands are becoming less visible, while a coordinated approach is still lacking. ...

News item | 18-10-2019 | 11:25

National Rapporteur contributes expertise to UN Committee on children’s rights

In response to the upcoming reporting procedure of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, the National Rapporteur on ...

News item | 01-07-2019 | 09:15

Labour exploitation and criminal exploitation often go unpunished

Every year, around 23 cases of labour exploitation and criminal exploitation are brought before a judge and just half of these ...

News item | 02-05-2019 | 10:48