The Regional Implementation Initiative Vienna are pleased to announce their new:
INTERNATIONAL EXPERT ROUND TABLE
TIME TO GET REAL – Beyond Awareness Raising and Recommendations
6 October 2023 – 09:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Vienna – Chamber of Labour (Arbeiterkammer)
It is our pleasure to inform you that
Registration for in-person participation is now open (20 September 2023 – 2 October 2023).
for the upcoming
Think Tank Event/International Expert Round Table, in Vienna on 6 October 2023
(9:30 a.m- 5:00 p.m.CET), hosted by the Chamber of Labour, Theresianumgasse 16-18,
where renowned Researchers, Experts, Stakeholders and Practitioners will discuss and explore
‚How to Reduce the Likelihood of People Being Trafficked & Exploited’,
under the title:
TIME TO GET REAL
Beyond Awareness Raising and Recommendations
and address issues such as
– why many monitoring efforts result in little progress and what is ’shoved under the carpet’;
– the missing link(s) between ineffective action and accountability for protecting Human Rights;
– why the Universal Declaration of Human Rights must not be open to interpretations at will;
– positive and negative experiences with regard to the implementation of monitoring exercises;
– how policy responses to migration impact on human trafficking and exploitation;
– how to trigger political will and make cooperation more effective;
… and more…
The Round Table will be held in English – no Interpretation.
Attending the Event (in person and/or via Livestream) is free of charge.
Please find the Position paper ‚Is Robust Monitoring the Key for Change?‘ attached and at our website/PlatformNET
under the Link:
as well as the Agenda (including potential updates), the Experts Bios and further reading (Abstracts,
Links to Studies, Fact sheets etc., provided by our speakers & panelists), for your information and further use.
The Think Tank Event: International Expert Round Table will be broadcast via Livestream.
9:30 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. (CET): TIME TO GET REAL – How to Reduce the Likelihood of People Being Trafficked & Exploited – Part I – YouTube
1:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (CET): TIME TO GET REAL – How to Reduce the Likelihood of People Being Trafficked & Exploited – Part II – YouTube
Please feel free to share this invitation and information with your relevant network(s).
With best regards
Helga Konrad & Team
Regional Implementation Initiative
on Preventing and Combating Human Trafficking
(Institute for the Danube Region and Central Europe IDM)