6 Feb 2017

Marshall Islands focusing on trafficking

From , 4:03 pm on 6 February 2017

The Marshall Islands government has emphasised its commitment to fighting human trafficking.

Last June the US Department of State released its 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report which said the Marshalls does not meet the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking and is not making significant efforts to do so.

The Marshall Islands government has now adopted a national plan of action to combat trafficking and persons

Our correspondent, Giff Johnson, spoke to Moera Tuilaepa-Taylor.

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Marshall Islands flag Photo: AFP