Thus, a compulsory course is provided as part of the further training programme for officials working with families, children and young people, on analysing the way in which children are lured into the commercial sex trade and other problems. UN-2 en Using food rations as an incentive to keep girls in school also reduces their exposure to violence, by protecting them from early marriage and pregnancies. UN-2 en The Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights have issued general comments in relation to these provisions which should be seen as complementary to the present general comment and which are referred to below. UN-2 en Many girls in developing countries for example are subjected to early marriage, suffering from sexual abuse, human trafficking, and sex trade. The poor, especially young women and girls, are frequently subject to exploitation, including being drawn into the sex trade. UN-2 en The Special Rapporteur welcomed the adoption of a number of State laws prohibiting discrimination against women in critical areas, such as female genital mutilation and early marriage. In the past, trafficking was mainly conducted in-country by bringing women and children into the commercial sex trade.
UN-2 en There is also increased vulnerability to forced early marriage in situations of conflict, which is at times encouraged by families with the aim of providing their child with physical and financial security and results in girls withdrawing from schooling. The Nepali women who were trafficked into the sex trade - they came together, and they decided that they were going to make the world's first anti-trafficking organization actually headed and run by trafficking survivors themselves. UN-2 en In December , the International Labour Organization ILO Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations identified the prospect of forced early marriages as one of the underlying causes of runaway girls; discrimination in remuneration for men and women for work of equal value; and the lack of economic participation for trained and educated women, as areas of concerns directly affecting women. UN-2 en Many girls in developing countries for example are subjected to early marriage, suffering from sexual abuse, human trafficking, and sex trade. Thus, a compulsory course is provided as part of the further training programme for officials working with families, children and young people, on analysing the way in which children are lured into the commercial sex trade and other problems. For those who are tricked into the commercial sex trade, after they have been assisted to return home, the government will request their cooperation in providing details about their "recruiters" and the women will be treated and protected as witnesses. UN-2 en Early marriage usually meant that a girl would not finish her education and would consequently be ill equipped to bring up and nourish her children properly. UN-2 en In particular, it urges the State party to study the extent to which women lose access to land and other resources because of non-participation in National Service through marriage; to educate communities on the discriminatory aspects of early marriage; and to find solutions for women who have already lost or are losing their eligibility for land and other resources owing to early marriage. In northern Thailand, for example, the Daughters of Education project provides funding for girls who might otherwise be sold into the sex trade, enabling them to remain in school and develop better prospects. A greater number of younger girls are absorbed into the commercial sex trade where adult female prostitution exists. Economic forces can also increase exposure to HIV risk, such as those that cause people to migrate away from their families or enter into the sex or drug trade for money, survival or as a result of trafficking. The children were drawn into the sex trade as early as years of age. UN-2 en Girls who were forced into early marriage: UN-2 en They are withdrawn from education, have to work at early ages sometimes as street children and sometimes, in the case of girls, are forced into early marriage, prostitution or worse so the family can make ends meet. UN-2 en The Council especially condemns extremist groups that actively work to stop the education of girls and force them into a life of servitude and early marriage. Peasant women in various parts of the "South" are affected by structural adjustment policies SAPs which have drastically affected the subsistence economy and led to their migration into export-promotion zones and into the sex trade. Presented to public schools in the Vancouver area, it explores the dangers of street life and the recruitment processes used to lure youth into the sex trade. UN-2 en However, the Committee is concerned that the State party does not have mechanisms in place to identify, detect and monitor children at risk of becoming victims of the offences under the Optional Protocol, and lacks programmes specifically targeting children living in poverty, unaccompanied children and children leaving care institutions as well as girls from the Yezidi community who are often subjected to early marriages. Most of them would be young women who have no other way of earning a living and some would be forced, or duped, into the sex trade and prostitution. So, you and your half-wit pal threw me into the sex trade? Given the crisis in that region and the increase in unemployment, more and more women would probably be driven into the sex trade sector, as would children forced to leave school because their parents were no longer able to pay for their education. For the larger percentage of the children interviewed, poverty, broken families, sexually abusive relatives, co-workers or bosses, and the resultant emotional trauma were found to be the chief factors driving them into the sex trade. In the past, trafficking was mainly conducted in-country by bringing women and children into the commercial sex trade. This financial and economic crisis has had a direct impact on households that goes beyond loss of housing and jobs. UN-2 en The Human Rights Committee and the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights have issued general comments in relation to these provisions which should be seen as complementary to the present general comment and which are referred to below. UN-2 en Azerbaijan was also working to develop a national action plan on gender equality and a system to identify girls who were being kept out of school or forced into early marriage. UN-2 en She suggested that protection officers should be stationed in the regions where the problems consistently recurred so as to help identify families in which girls were in danger of undergoing early marriage.
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