Egypt attaches great importance to anti-human trafficking efforts - Nevin el Qabbaj
Monday، 10 August 2020 - 05:46 PM
Social Solidarity Minister Nevin el Qabbaj said on Monday 10/8/2020 Egypt attaches great importance to efforts to fight human trafficking.
On the occasion of the World Day against Trafficking in Persons, the minister referred to national efforts to fight human trafficking and the signing of many international conventions in this regard.
She highlighted existing cooperation between the National Coordinating Committee on Combating and Preventing Illegal Migration and Human Trafficking and the National Council for Childhood and Motherhood to set up the first care center for human trafficking victims.
She said the center will be inaugurated in October despite coronavirus pandemic outbreak.
The center comes as part of the (2016-2021) national strategy against trafficking in persons, she added.