Trafficking & Sporting Events

Disourse on prostitution and human trafficking in the context of UEFA EURO 2012

An "academic study of discourse and campaigns", commissioned by UEFA in the run-up to the 2012 European Football Championship finals.


Human Trafficking, Sex Work Safety and the 2010 Games

A background study on the potential impact of the 2010 Olympic Games on the trafficking in persons for the purpose of sexual exploitation and on safety issues for sex workers, commissioned by the Sex Industry Worker Safety Action Group in Vancouver.


"Maybe it will be better once this World Cup has passed"

This report on the impact of the 2010 World Cup on sex work in South Africa was commissioned and funded by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and implemented by the Sex Work Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT).


Trafficking in Human Beings and the 2006 World Cup in Germany

A report published by the International Organisation for Migration, based on a systematic review of media and statistical sources, an analysis of previous large-scale events and their impact on trafficking, and in-depth interviews with representatives of key agencies responsible for combating human trafficking in Germany.


What’s the cost of a rumour?

The Global Alliance against Trafficking in Women (GAATW) guide to sorting out the myths and the facts about sporting events and trafficking.