Interior Minister chairs working group meeting; hails Bahrain’s anti-trafficking in persons strides

Manama, Aug. 7 (BNA): Interior Minister, General Shaikh Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, today chaired a working group meeting tasked with following up on the remark made in the report of the US State Department. Continue reading

In collaboration with IOM and UNODC The Regional Center of Excellence for Capacity Building in the Field of Combatting Trafficking in Persons Launches its First Training of Trainers Program Targeting 8 Governmental and Non-governmental Agencies..AlAlawi: Capacity building of first responders is a main pillar of combating this phenomenon

The Labour Market Regulatory Authority’s Chief Executive Officer H.E Mr. Jamal Abdulaziz AlAlawi said that the issue of trafficking in persons in all its forms is considered an organized crime and handling it requires a special set of capabilities and skills. Continue reading

Bahrain, U.S. to strengthen their partnership in combating trafficking in persons

Manama, May 27 (BNA): Bahrain and the U.S. have expressed their shared keenness on strengthening their partnership in the combat against trafficking in persons. Continue reading

LMRA: action against an employment agency on charges of trafficking in persons

The Labor Market Regulatory Authority (LMRA) has taken a series of immediate deterrent measures against an employment agency after committing offenses classified as suspicion of trafficking in persons. Continue reading