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A/HRC/53/28: Refugee protection, internal displacement and statelessness - Report of the Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, Siobhán Mullally (Advance edited version)

Published

23 May 2023

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A/HRC/53/28

Summary

This Report highlights states’ obligations to ensure effective access to international protection for trafficked persons, and persons at risk of trafficking. It highlights obligations on states to prevent trafficking in internal displacement and refugee settings, to ensure effective access to asylum, compliance with the principle of non-refoulement. It emphasises the urgency of eliminating statelessness, as an important measure to prevent trafficking in persons, especially children.

Issued By:

Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children

Delivered To:

Human Rights Council 53rd session