Database of Legislation

Trafficking in persons
  • Offences

    • • Trafficking in children (under 18 years)
  • Acts Involved

    • • Transportation
      • Buying/Purchasing/Selling
  • Exploitative Purposes

    • • Exploitation of the prostitution of others or other forms of sexual exploitation
      • Forced labour or services
      • Servitude
      • Removal of organs
      • Slavery or practices similar to slavery

UNTOC Articles

  • Organized Crime Convention

  • Trafficking in Persons Protocol

  • Any Article
  • Smuggling of Migrants Protocol

  • Firearms Protocol


    Original Text

    Trafficking of a child

    227. A defendant shall be guilty of the offence of trafficking of a child, if the defendant, sells, buys or transports a child for any illegal purpose.