South Africa: Counter Trafficking in Persons Conference
The Counter Trafficking in Persons Office (CTIP) of the SACBC & LCCL held its 2nd Conference on Human Trafficking at the Good Shepherd Retreat Centre, Hartbeespoort from 12 – 15 April, 2016 during which it held its first launch of “Taxis Against Human Trafficking”. The Conference was organised for representatives from Talitha Kum Southern Africa which comprises religious sisters and priests from our 7 countries and for those groups formed by them - including those from different denominations – all working under the umbrella of CTIP South Africa. There were 47 participants. Much of the Conference was dedicated to listening to reports from the various groups on the work they have being doing as well as updating ourselves with various issues connected to human trafficking.