UN Commission on Human Rights Approves Appointment of Special Rapporteur on Trafficking
Monday, April 19, 2004 12:00 PM

The United Nations Commission on Human Rights approved today the appointment of a Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children.  The Special Rapporteur's mandate will focus on the human rights aspects of trafficking, and will be responsible for an annual report and recommendations on measures needed to protect victims of trafficking. 

For more on this decision, see the UNCHR press release and the news article available on this website.