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Usually, “trafficking” refers to the process when another person, who receives economic benefits from this, exploits someone. This is a form of violence, and most often, like other forms, it is applied to women and children.
Most often, exploitation is labor and sexual. Here are the signs they may include,
— exploitation of the prostitution of third parties or other forms of sexual exploitation,
— forced labor or services,
— slavery or practices similar to slavery,
— dependent state
— forced marriage– Extraction of organs.
Yes, there are provisions on human trafficking in the Criminal Code. They are listed in articles 143–1 — 143–3 of the Criminal Code, you can read them here.
On the one hand, in Georgia, prostitution is punishable by a warning, and if the violation is repeated within a year, it is punishable by a fine of up to half the minimum wage.
On the other hand, if it is proved that, the violator has become a survivor of exploitation and receives the appropriate status; she will be released from administrative liability.
Georgian Young Lawyers’ Association (GYLA)
Rights of Georgia (formerly “Article 42 of the Constitution”)
Human Rights Center Tbilisi
Partnership for Human Rights (PHR)
Safe YOU — app to protect women from violence, call police and connect with services) – to be downloaded through any smartphone.
112 — is an app for the Georgian police.
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