• The Finnish Commitee For European Security

    Suomen Toimikunta Euroopan Turvallisuuden Edistämiseksi



Fighting back on Human Trafficking in Europe
Sanoma House Auditorium, Töölönlahdenkatu 2, Helsinki
7th May 2007 from 13.00 to 16.15

13.00     STETE’s welcome
MP, STETE’s Chair, Sinikka Hurskainen

Opening words
Editor-in-Chief, Helsingin Sanomat, Janne Virkkunen

Introduction to the theme
MP, Former Minister for Foreign Affairs, Erkki Tuomioja

Human Trafficking and the Divergences in the EU’s External Border Control
Executive Director of FRONTEX, Ilkka Laitinen

Comment: Trafficking in Human Beings and Policing
Detective Superintendent, National Bureau of Investigation, Jaakko Sonck

Comment: Commentary on the Temporary Residence Permit to Victims
Legal Adviser, Refugee Advice Center, Jouko Lehti

Questions and discussion

14.40-15.00 Coffee Break

Human Rights based Approach to Human Trafficking
OSCE’s Special Representative on Combating Human Trafficking,
Eva Biaudet

Comment: IOM’s Operational Approach to Combat Trafficking and                                Assistance to Victims
Project Development Officer, International Organization for Migration,
Lucy Laitinen

Questions and discussion

16.15 End of seminar