|Country||Syrian Arab Republic|
|Type of Measure||Violence against women > Legislation|
|Form of Violence||Trafficking|
In accordance with the Legislative Decree No. 3 of 2010, the Ministry of the Interior issued the Decree No. 505/S of 11 March 2010, establishing the Department to Combat Human Trafficking. The department’s functions include making recommendations to the Ministry of the Interior on general policies and operational programmes to combat human trafficking and organizing and providing a reference database that can be used to find information, help with investigations and access data, statistics and so on.