49th IACAT Regular Council Meeting

On June 4, 2020, the IACAT held its first online Regular Council Meeting. The 49th Regular Council meeting was attended by all 11 member agencies and the 3 NGO members.

Results of new study to guide our next steps in the fight against OSEC

The Philippines’ Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) is pleased to announce the upcoming release of a ground-breaking study on the online sexual exploitation of children (OSEC) in the Philippines. The results of the study, titled “Online Sexual Exploitation of Children in the Philippines: Analysis and Recommendations for Governments, Industry and Civil Society,” will be presented continue reading : Results of new study to guide our next steps in the fight against OSEC

Coordination meeting on Anti-Human Trafficking Measures: Royal Canadian Mounted Police & IACAT

Delegates of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), C/Supt. Marie-Claude Arsenault the Director-General of the Sensitive and Specialized Investigative Services and Mr. Jay Schooley the Liaison Officer for the Philippines, met the Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) to discuss the Philippines’ efforts to combat human trafficking. During the meeting, OIC-Executive Director Rudiger Falcis II discussed continue reading : Coordination meeting on Anti-Human Trafficking Measures: Royal Canadian Mounted Police & IACAT

Meeting with Facebook Asia-Pacific representatives: a collaborative effort to combat human trafficking

May 23, 2019 – Mr. Jeff Wu, Mr. Rob Abrams of Facebook Asia-Pacific and Mr. Christopher Kuzhuppilly of Facebook Philippines met Undersecretary Emmeline Villar today at the Department of Justice to discuss how can the Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) and their team collaborate against modern day slavery. With the aim of creating a real-world continue reading : Meeting with Facebook Asia-Pacific representatives: a collaborative effort to combat human trafficking

IACAT signed a MOA with Blas Ople Center, new logo of the 1343 Actionline, and launching of the new IACAT website

The Inter-Agency Council Against Trafficking (IACAT) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) and Blas F. Ople Policy Center & Training Institute (BFOPCTI), presented the new logo of the 1343 Action Hotline through the Commission of Filipinos Overseas (CFO), and launched the IACAT website and 1343 Hotline. Manila, Philippines—As part of continue reading : IACAT signed a MOA with Blas Ople Center, new logo of the 1343 Actionline, and launching of the new IACAT website