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EU policymaking and anti-human trafficking efforts: inferred policy preferences from a new survey

Nordquist, Sienna (2022) EU policymaking and anti-human trafficking efforts: inferred policy preferences from a new survey. Journal of Human Trafficking. ISSN 2332-2705

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Identification Number: 10.1080/23322705.2022.2041339

Abstract

This paper presents the descriptive results and qualitative analysis of an innovative survey sent to ministries, national rapporteurs, GRETA officials, police officials, NGOs, and ombudsmen across the EU on their anti-trafficking policy preferences and opinions. In demonstrating the diverse array of occupational and regional predilections for different prostitution policies, European Commission and Anti-Trafficking Coordinator involvement in anti-trafficking efforts, and suggested policy area solutions and reforms, the study provides a first and powerful look into elite opinion formation on anti-trafficking public policy. This paper also provides an original academic assessment of national rapporteur functions and effectiveness in the EU based on the survey responses and attitudes. The cumulative inferences of the needs and desires of different European policymakers in future anti-trafficking policy and EU cooperation provide a blueprint for good governance in the design and implementation of policies and legal frameworks that seek to eradicate modern slavery.

Item Type: Article
Official URL: https://www.tandfonline.com/journals/uhmt20
Additional Information: © 2022 Taylor & Francis.
Divisions: European Institute
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JZ International relations
Date Deposited: 25 Mar 2022 11:36
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2022 14:09
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/114473

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