Country Australia
Year 2013
Type of Measure Administrative data > Social Services, Social services > Longer term support (Education, Employment, Housing and Financial)
Form of Violence Trafficking

Brief Description

In 2013, 21 trafficking victims—including 12 subjected to sex trafficking and 9 subjected to labour trafficking—were identified by the Australian Federal Police, and referred to the Government's Support for Trafficked People Program. Of these 21 trafficking victims, 19 were female and 2 were male. The Government's Support for Trafficked People Program also keeps forced marriage under surveillance and in the year 2013 the program received one case regarding forced marriage.

Source of Information

Australian Government, National Review on Beijing +20, page 30