Yesterday Lulu & Robbie unveiled their first line of ethical and stylish pet clothing that puts animal welfare first. One of the four unique styles of dog jacket features the ‘BlueHeart’ design -- official tartan of the United Nations' Blue Heart Campaign against Human Trafficking. The 'BlueHeart' tartan is woven in Scotland by Bute Fabrics Ltd. from 100% Pure New Wool. 20% net profit from...
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Blueheart Tartan Jacket

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As Member States increase their efforts to counter violent extremist groups, an associated challenge has gained importance and urgency: how to manage those violent extremists who end up in State custody.
It is in this context that UNODC's Justice Section recently launched a new Handbook on the Management of Violent Extremist Prisoners and the Prevention of Radicalization to Violence in...
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First UN manual to address violent extremism in prisons launched by UNODC

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Listen to UN Radio's story on UNODC-supported art project about the vulnerabilities faced by women in prison settings:

Art project exposes the life of women in Bolivian prisons | United Nations Radio

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A person is transported illegally away from their community to somewhere unfamiliar or foreign. Once there, they are forced to work without any form of contract or proper remuneration.This is mo

Tackling Modern Slavery – in Vienna

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Friendly reminder: YOU can take action on the #GlobalGoals with the SDGs in Action app for iPhone/Android. English only for now, but coming soon in French and Spanish! Coming later in Chinese, Arabic and Russian. Info: [ Sdgsinaction.com Link ]
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is now online in 500 languages.

Have a look at the illustrated edition with the UN digital ambassador Elyx and know your rights: [ Un.org Link ]

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In recent weeks, UNODC's office in #Bolivia unveiled the multimedia art project entitled "Obrajes", aimed at raising awareness, from a global standpoint, about the vulnerabilities faced by women in prison settings, and to promote comprehensive criminal justice policies aligned with international standards.
Read more about this project at [ Bit.ly Link ]
UNODC in #Panama promotes the social reintegration of women formerly in prison through university studies. Read more (in Spanish) about this criminal justice project in the Central American country at [ Bit.ly Link ]
#PrisonReform
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Women have faced hurdles and overcome obstacles. Check out our timeline with 2016 milestones for gender equality: [ Unwo.men Link ] #equalitymilestones Photo: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images
#EndHumanTrafficking: 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons finds that armed groups often recruit or abduct children to use as combatants, while women and girls tend to be trafficked for marriages and sexual slavery.
Read all info in the report at unodc.org/glotip
#EndHumanTrafficking: Children make up almost a third of all human trafficking victims worldwide, according to a the 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons released today by UNODC. Additionally, women and girls comprise 71 per cent of human trafficking victims.
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* UNODC launched its 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons on 21 December.

* Children make up almost a third of all human trafficking victims worldwide, according to a report released today by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

Additionally, women and girls comprise 71 per cent of human trafficking victims, the 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons states.

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#EndHumanTrafficking: Angela Me, Chief of UNODC's Research and Trend Analysis Branch, discusses some of the main findings of the 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons: children, women and men victims, links between conflict, migration and human trafficking, and more. [ Youtu.be Link ]
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UNODC 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons

Angela Me, Chief of UNODC's Research and Trend Analysis Branch, discusses some of the main findings of the 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2016:...

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#EndHumanTrafficking: Children make up almost 1/3 of all #humantrafficking victims worldwide, and women and girls comprise 71%, according to the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons, released today by UNODC. It also highlights the recruitment or abduction of children by armed groups for forced marriages, sexual slavery or as combatants. Read more about the report and all its findings:...
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#Teachers can help their students to grow healthy and safe and take the first step to prevent later risky behaviours by listening to their needs.
Let's all #ListenFirst!

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Like every one of us, every single woman, man and child on the move is a person deserving of, and entitled to, protection and #rights under the law.

On this #InternationalMigrantsDay, let us reaffirm our commitment to respect, safety and dignity for all, and our shared responsibility to protect migrants and refugees from violence, abuse, and exploitation.

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2016 International Anti-Corruption Day
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Protecting #children recruited and exploited by #terrorist and violent extremist groups from #violence

Experts gathered in Vienna this week to discuss how countries can treat children who have been recruited and exploited by terrorist and violent extremist groups. The Expert Group Meeting (EGM), organized by UNODC from 13-15 December, covered issues such as preventing the involvement of...
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Paramount is out now, in stereo, 5.1 surround and 9.1 immersive sound. Catch Ozark Henry with the National Orchestra of Belgium in Antwerp on November 27th A...

Ozark Henry - Maybe

Paramount is out now, in stereo, 5.1 surround and 9.1 immersive sound. Catch Ozark Henry with the National Orchestra of Belgium in Antwerp on November 27th A...

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