The Dilemma of Trafficking in Persons for the Purpose of Forced Labor and Sexual Exploitation in Gulf Cooperation Council for Arab States


This entry in the Law Library of Congress webinar series will discuss the definition of human trafficking under the U.N. protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, and highlight the difference between human trafficking and people smuggling. Additionally, the webinar will focus on the scope of the problem of human trafficking in each country of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and address domestic anti-human trafficking legislation in these countries. Furthermore, the webinar will talk about measures adopted to protect the trafficking victims and prosecute perpetrators by countries of the GCC.

Date and Location

Thursday, February 23, 2023 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm