The fight against commercial sexual exploitation of children in in the philippines through republic act 10364 (expanded anti-trafficking in persons act. Rules and regulations implementing republic act no 9208 - anti-trafficking act - free download as word doc (doc), pdf file (pdf), text file (txt) or read online for free.
The expanded anti-trafficking in persons act of 2012, or republic act 10364 is an act that institutes policies to eliminate trafficking in persons especially women and children also, it establishes the necessary mechanisms to protect and support trafficked persons, and provides penalties thereof. Trafficking in women and children a girl child in the philippines is discriminated upon early in the anti-trafficking act reinforces related laws such as. Philippine e-legal forum philippine laws and legal system two laws were cited: the law against mail-order brides and anti-trafficking in persons act of 2003. The philippines is a source country and the philippines criminally prohibits sex and labor trafficking through its 2003 anti-trafficking in persons act.
Human trafficking in the philippines:  the committee welcomes the adoption of, in 2003, the new anti-trafficking law (republic act 9208). Inter-agency council against trafficking the inter-agency council against trafficking (iacat) is the body mandated by law to coordinate and monitor the implementation of republic act no 9208, or the anti-trafficking in persons act of 2003, with the department of justice as the lead agency.
Only women and children can be victims under the said law unlike the anti-trafficking act in the philippines that the anti-trafficking in persons act of. We in the trade union congress of the philippines are well aware of the challenges in implementing the anti-trafficking (atip) law and in strengthening our country’s actions to combat human trafficking, one of the fastest growing crimes in the world, if not the fastest, and certainly the most atrocious. This operation was supported by the philippine department of social welfare and development and the international justice mission, a non-governmental organization arlene and emelinda aringo were arrested for violation of the philippine republic act (ra) 9208, anti-trafficking in persons act of 2003 as amended by ra 10364, a no-bail offense.
Preventing human trafficking in the the legal framework relative to human trafficking in the philippines as the “anti-trafficking in persons act of. House passes anti-online sex trafficking bill, allows targeting of the “fight online sex trafficking act,” or problem through the mann act, an old anti. The philippines prohibits sex and labor trafficking through its 2003 anti-trafficking in persons act and the expanded anti-trafficking in persons act of 2012, which prescribe penalties that are sufficiently stringent and commensurate with those prescribed for other serious crimes, such as rape.
The report specifically credited the philippine government’s conviction of 42 traffickers, including five for online child sex trafficking and two for labor trafficking conviction of two immigration officers and charging of five officials allegedly complicit in trafficking increased efforts to prevent trafficking of migrant workers provision of tip training for government officials and prosecution of eight cases against child sex tourists. Among the main causes of child trafficking in the philippines are poverty the anti-trafficking in persons act was enacted by the philippine legislative in may 2003. Manila, philippines - president benigno aquino iii has signed a bill expanding the philippines' existing law against human trafficking signed on wednesday, february 6, republic act no 10364 or the expanded anti-trafficking in persons act of 2012 amends the list of acts considered as promoting human trafficking to include:.
However smith says that rising human trafficking in the philippines is also the philippines government created the anti-trafficking in persons act of 2003 and has. Best practices in the protection, prevention, and prosecution of philippines recognizes the philippines had its very own anti-trafficking law, republic act. Congress of the philippines metro manila twelfth congress second regular session this act shall be known as the anti-trafficking in persons act of 2003. Sponsorship speech of senator loren legarda expanded anti-trafficking act of 2010 committee report no 13 / senate bill no 2625 nine hundred forty nine trafficking in persons cases in ten years or nearly a hundred filipinos victimized each year -- such was the situation seven years ago when republic act 9208 or the anti-trafficking in.Download