EU launched the project aimed at combating human trafficking in Azerbaijan
On June 12 the EU launched the project “Enhancement of National Capacities to Combat Human Trafficking in Azerbaijan” (ENCT). The project, which is being implemented together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan and the International Organisation for Migration, will enhance judicial capacity to better prosecute traffickers and protect victims, strengthen the National Referral Mechanism and enhance regional and international cooperation.
The project was presented to government bodies, representatives of diplomatic corps, NGOs and media at a kick-off event.
“Enhancement of National Capacities to Combat Human Trafficking in Azerbaijan” (ENCT) is a two-year project with a total budget of EUR 700,000.