Forced Marriages: Call for Information for the Next Report of the UN Special Rapporteur on Trafficking
Friday, November 17, 2006 11:12 AM

The Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons, especially women and children, Ms Sigma Huda, will devote her next thematic report to the aspects of the issue of forced marriages that are relevant to her mandate.

She has prepared a questionnaire to gather information on this subject, in English, French and Spanish. The Special Rapporteur would be grateful if responses could reach her no later than 31 October, so that they can be reflected in her next report to the Human Rights Council.

Please send your responses to the questionnare as well as other relevant information to Ms. Rachel Rico-Balzan: and Geneviève Clottey: Fax: +41 22 9179006.