Human Trafficking

Option of fine for human trafficking rejected by National Assembly

by editor1 / Feb 28, 2018 / 0 comments

-The National Assembly has rejected an amendment to remove the option of a fine for those found guilty of human trafficking under the Combating of Trafficking of Persons Bill.

Margret Mensah-Williams proposes stiffer punishment for human trafficking offenders

by editor1 / Dec 18, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Chairperson of the National Council calls for stiffer punishment for human trafficking offenders

Namibia not a hub for human trafficking - President Geingob

by editor1 / Jul 17, 2017 / 0 comments

The US Department of State 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report has listed Namibia as one of the countries where human trafficking takes place but President Hage Geingob disagrees.

Human trafficking is a real problem in Namibia

by editor1 / Jun 13, 2017 / 0 comments

Human trafficking is not only a reality in Namibia but a real problem. And since Namibia does not yet have laws to address human trafficking, it is hard for law enforcement agencies to identify the elements of this crime.

World Day Against Human Trafficking marked in Windhoek

by producers / Jul 29, 2016 / 0 comments

Human Trafficking is a lucrative trade worth around 150 billion dollars annually - and over 20 million people, especially women and girls, are victims.