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The High Commission for abduction and Human Trafficking plans to conduct National campaign for public awareness on grave consequences of human trafficking and prevention of illegal emigrations. For better management of affairs relevant to campaign. It has codified a Plan of Action in coordination with the respective governmental and nongovernmental organizations, and a gathering for introduction of this Action plan and attraction of technical and financial assistances of involved parties and donors was convened in the conference room of the Ministry of Justice.
Dr. Abdul Basir Anwar the Minister of Justice of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan who presided over the High Commission for fighting abduction and human trafficking, talked on this ominous phenomenon and said that Human trafficking is among instances that has affected human societies over the history and caused devastation of their lives particularly women and children .as a result of factors such as insecurity, Poverty and illiteracy our poor people are afflicted with various difficulties , above all have fallen victim to this phenomenon , data and reports show that in the area of Human trafficking Afghanistan has been as a country of origin of transit and target and illegal emigrations for access to welfare has expanded the area of Human trafficking and caused the a great number of our suffered people be subjected to Human trafficking plots.
The Minister of Justice stated that over the recent years the concerned entities and institutions have taken a number of measures among which establishment of High commission for fighting abduction and Human trafficking in the center and provincial Commissions , reform and amendment of law on fighting abduction and Human trafficking and some other cases may be mentioned, He added implementation of prioritized programs requires technical and financial support of donor countries and organizations, so it is expected that the donors comprehensively cooperate on funding and implementation of planned programs so that we conduct an effective fighting, in a mobilized and coordinated form against this phenomenon next year .
Mezhgan. Mostafawee Deputy Minister of Information and culture also talked on the subject matter and said that a very coherent plan aimed at establishing coordination among concerned authorities shall be codified for public awareness department and for the purpose of enhancing effectiveness of public awareness and affairs related to Embassies and National and International organizations working in this respect are mobilized we have prepared the draft of this campaign and hope that conducting of this campaign would . Tackle the challenges to some extent.
In this meeting the Action plan of public awareness national campaign on grave consequences of Human trafficking and prevention of illegal emigrations was shared with donors and asked them to cooperate comprehensively on its funding and implementation.
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