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#sex trafficking

# sex-trafficking - Monday 21 October, 2013

# sex-trafficking - Friday 27 September, 2013

45 people, including 23 children, were trafficked into Ireland last year
# Human Trafficking
# Human Trafficking

45 people, including 23 children, were trafficked into Ireland last year

Sep 27th 2013, 5:16 PM 7,786 Views 14 Comments

In 39 cases, those trafficked were subject to sexual exploitation.

# sex-trafficking - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Buying sex should be a crime, selling it should not - Oireachtas committee
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Buying sex should be a crime, selling it should not - Oireachtas committee

Jun 27th 2013, 11:16 AM 12,254 Views 254 Comments

Recommendations that shift the onus on to people who pay for and organise prostitution are welcomed by prostitution support charity Ruhama.

# sex-trafficking - Friday 3 May, 2013

TDs to debate plans to 'name and shame' those who pay for sex
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

TDs to debate plans to 'name and shame' those who pay for sex

May 3rd 2013, 7:30 AM 10,455 Views 131 Comments

Thomas Pringle has plans to change the current system, which makes it illegal only to solicit prostitution but not to buy it.

# sex-trafficking - Monday 8 April, 2013

Campaign against sex-trafficking targets potential punters
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Campaign against sex-trafficking targets potential punters

Apr 8th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,985 Views 49 Comments

‘Real Men Don’t Buy Girls’ is the message of the major social media programme.

# sex-trafficking - Monday 11 February, 2013

One in four sex buyers have met trafficked, controlled or underage females - survey
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

One in four sex buyers have met trafficked, controlled or underage females - survey

Feb 11th 2013, 2:40 PM 11,534 Views 52 Comments

The news comes as part of an online survey that was conducted by the Immigrant Council of Ireland.

# sex-trafficking - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Barnardos highlights problem of 'loverboys' in child prostitution
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Barnardos highlights problem of 'loverboys' in child prostitution

Dec 12th 2012, 5:36 PM 21,483 Views 33 Comments

June Tinsely of Barnardos said young men who act as boyfriends to teenage girls coerce them into having sex with other men.

# sex-trafficking - Thursday 18 October, 2012

Sex trafficking numbers 'tip of the iceberg'
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

Sex trafficking numbers 'tip of the iceberg'

Oct 18th 2012, 1:42 PM 6,491 Views 43 Comments

Over 1,000 women for sale on the internet in Ireland, TheJournal.ie told, but few go to police.

# sex-trafficking - Thursday 28 June, 2012

Government urged to make paying for sex illegal in Ireland
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Government urged to make paying for sex illegal in Ireland

Jun 28th 2012, 6:30 AM 5,315 Views 38 Comments

A conference in Dublin today will hear that 97 per cent of those working in the prostitution industry in Ireland are migrants.

# sex-trafficking - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Sex workers face brutal abuse. Do we want this to be ‘normal’?

Feb 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 424 Views 139 Comments

It’s time for legal action on the ‘oldest profession’ – which is far from a necessary evil, writes Denise Charlton.

# sex-trafficking - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Law banning purchase of sex "would reduce sex trafficking and prostitution"
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Law banning purchase of sex "would reduce sex trafficking and prostitution"

Sep 27th 2011, 7:30 AM 3,540 Views 81 Comments

Police officers from Sweden and Norway met with members of the Gardaí, the HSE and other organisations to discuss making the purchase of sex illegal in Ireland.

# sex-trafficking - Monday 22 August, 2011

Prostitution on the rise in Ireland
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Prostitution on the rise in Ireland

Aug 22nd 2011, 8:55 AM 3,412 Views 58 Comments

The number of women here working in the sex industry has increased by 4 per cent, according to an organisation that supports the victims of prostitution.

# sex-trafficking - Thursday 3 February, 2011

Christy Moore backs campaign to target men who buy sex
# Prostitution
# Prostitution

Christy Moore backs campaign to target men who buy sex

Feb 3rd 2011, 12:41 PM 1,482 Views 0 Comments

Proposals made to prosecute who hire prostitutes – but to not criminalise the woman who sells sex.