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Name: Anti-Human Trafficking Act, 2008 (No. 11 of 2008).
Country: Zambia
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2008-09-24
Entry into force:
ISN: ZMB-2008-L-79940
Bibliography: Act of Parliament, 2008, Government Printer, P.O.Box 30136, Lusaka, Zambia, pp. 253-308 PDF PDF
Act online Act online The Zambian Parliament (consulted on 2009-01-21)
Abstract/Citation: Makes provision for the prohibition, prevention and prosecution of human trafficking. Establishes the Committee on Human Trafficking and provides for its powers and functions as well as establishing centres for the victims of trafficking. A Human Trafficking Fund is also to be created. Domesticates the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, which supplements the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime.
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