ECPAT


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ECPATEnd Child Prostitution and Trafficking (Brooklyn, NY)
ECPATEnd Child Prostitution in Asian Tourism (now End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and the Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes)
ECPATEnd Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and the Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes (formerly End Child Prostitution in Asian Tourism; global network/organization)
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ECPAT is a network of local civil society organizations and coalitions with that work to end the sexual exploitation of children around the world.
CEO Bharti Patel said: "Purchasing newborn babies is an issue ECPAT UK has been deeply concerned about for some time.
The current calls for change have come from campaign groups such as ECPAT UK (End Child Prostitution, and Trafficking) and 'Childhood Lost'; both have been supported by the police.
In fact, there were few other contenders since there is no dedicated antitrafficking NGO in Singapore, and campaign orchestrators from ECPAT confided to me that MIGRANT was not an ideal choice, but that there was really "no better option" (personal communication, June 2010).
ECPAT UK report children who have been discovered in cannabis factories 'are going missing from local authority care while, for example, they are waiting to be age assessed, or when they have been released on bail or from a custodial sentence' (ECPAT UK, 2012).
The authors put forth general knowledge about the commercial sexual exploitation of children (rather than discussing all the research about it) and provide examples based on the perspective and operations of the organization ECPAT (End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking in Children for Sexual Purposes) Sweden.
In the process, they raised u70,000 for two charities, ECPAT UK and the A1 Campaign, in their boat aptly named The Guardian.
The carrier said it has also adopted the ethical code of the ECPAT organisation, dedicated to combating child prostitution, pornography and trafficking of children for sexual purposes, which is backed by UNICEF and the UNWTO.
ECPAT Int'l, Global Monitoring Report on the Status of
Becoming the first major airline to sign the ECPAT International (End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes) Code of Conduct for tourism.
Beddoe, director of anti-child slavery charity ECPAT UK, told a conference on child trafficking there had been an "explosion" of such factories, with crime gangs here working with south-east Asian criminal networks.
36 from each purchase donated to child protection charity ECPAT.