Committee of the Parties elects seven GRETA members

25 November 2022 Strasbourg et en ligne

At its 31st meeting (25 November 2022), the Committee of the Parties to the Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings elected the following seven members of the Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA): Ms Tatiana CATANA (Moldovan) –...

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Third meeting of specialised lawyers and NGOs providing legal assistance to victims of trafficking in human beings

21-22 November 2022 Strasbourg

On 21-22 November 2022, the Council of Europe Anti-Trafficking Division organised a meeting of the network of specialised lawyers and NGOs providing legal assistance to victims of trafficking in human beings. The event brought together some 40 lawyers from 21 States Parties to the Council of...

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GRETA carries out third evaluation visit to Iceland

7-9 November 2022 Iceland

A delegation of the Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) carried out an evaluation visit to Iceland on 7-9 November 2022 as part of the third evaluation round of the Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings. The focus of this...

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GRETA holds its 46th plenary meeting

14-18 November 2022 Strasbourg

The Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) held its 46th meeting from 14 to 18 November 2022 in Strasbourg and online. During the meeting, GRETA adopted the final report on Greece as part of the second round of evaluation of the Convention. This report will be sent...

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GRETA carries out third evaluation visit of Sweden

SWEDEN, 24 - 28 OCTOBER 2022 SWEDEN

A delegation of the Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) carried out an evaluation visit to Sweden on 24-28 October 2022 as part of the third evaluation round of the Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings. The focus of this...

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GRETA publishes its second report on Belarus

27 October 2022 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action Against Human Trafficking (GRETA) has published today its second evaluation report on the implementation of the Council of Europe Anti-trafficking Convention by Belarus. The report assesses progress in the implementation of the Convention since...

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GRETA carries out third evaluation visit to the Netherlands

19-25 October 2022 Netherlands

A delegation of the Council of Europe's Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) carried out an evaluation visit to the Netherlands on 19-25 October 2022 as part of the third evaluation round of the Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings. The focus...

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GRETA publishes its third report on Belgium

20 October 2022 Strasbourg

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) has urged Belgium to improve trafficking victims’ access to legal aid and to guarantee their effective access to compensation. These are among the main proposals for action included in GRETA’s latest...

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Round-table to support anti-trafficking activities in Croatia

18 OCTOBER 2022 ZAGREB

On 18 October 2022, the European Anti-trafficking Day, the Anti-Trafficking Division of the Council of Europe organised a round-table meeting to discuss progress made by Croatia in the implementation of the third report of the Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings...

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European Anti-Trafficking Day: States must urgently tackle human trafficking for labour exploitation

18 October 2022 Europe

On the occaision of European Anti-Trafficking Day, tihe Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) has stressed the urgency of tackling the growing menace of trafficking for the purpose of labour exploitation. Helga Gayer, President of GRETA, said:...

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