Country Malaysia
Year 2019
Type of Measure Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial)
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description

In March 2019, the Government embarked on another strategic partnership with the Manpower Department under Ministry of Human Resources. A pilot Technical Vocational Education and Training project for victims of trafficking is being carried out which include eight programme areas namely, basic English, Communication, Basic Computer, Basic Handphone Repairing, Basic Photography, Basic Multimedia Application, Basic Printing, Basic Automotive and Car Servicing as well as Basic Air Condition Servicing. Trafficked victims are allowed to take the course inside the shelters or join the programme at the nearest training institute. They will also be awarded certificates upon completion of the programme.

Source of Information

Malaysia's submission for National Review for Implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action, Beijing+25, 2019, p.42