Country Indonesia
Year 2007
Type of Measure Violence against women > Legislation
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description

Law Number 21 of 2007 on the Elimination of People Trafficking, asserting the perspective and commitment of the State to eradicate this problem. This Law will serve as a strong umbrella for the prevention, handling and resolving cases of human trafficking, a very complex problem involving many parties. The law criminalized both cross-border and domestic trafficking as well as providing comprehensive protection for survivors of human trafficking.

Source of Information

CEDAW/C/IDN/6-7 para. 43