Posts Tagged ‘haiti’
The IAWJ Held a Webinar in French in Commemoration of the International Day against Trafficking in Persons
On July 30, 2020, the National Committee to Combat Trafficking in Persons (CNLTP), the Magistrates School of Haiti (EMA), the Haitian Chapter of the International Association of Women Judges (CHAIFEJ) and the International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ), through the support of the BEST program: “Building a Solid Environment to Eradicate Human Trafficking” (The Best program is funded by United States Agency for
Webinar in French – Recent Developments in Human Trafficking and Thoughts on the DOS TIP 2020 Report: Children in Domestic Service in Haiti
Watch the video recording The National Committee against Trafficking in Persons (CNLTP), the International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ), the Haitian Chapter of the IAWJ (CHAIFEJ) and the School of Magistracy of Haiti (EMA) organized a webinar to discuss current developments in human trafficking in Haiti and thoughts on the U.S. Department of State’s 2020 report on Trafficking in Persons
The IAWJ Held a Webinar in French About Children Working as Domestic Servants During the COVID-19 Pandemic
On June 12, 2020, the Magistrate’s School in Haiti (EMA), the State University of Haiti (UEH) and the International Association of Women Judges (IAWJ), with the support of the BEST program (Building a Solid Environment to Eradicate Human Trafficking), organized a webinar to discuss the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on children working as domestic servants in Haiti. The BEST program is led
Remarks by the Hon. Vanessa Ruiz, President of the IAWJ As President of the International Association of Women Judges, I speak to you tonight with great sadness from Washington DC. Our hearts go out to her husband, her daughter, the rest of her family and those closest to her. Accompanying me is Anne Goldstein, who is the IAWJ Director of Human Rights Education.
Watch the video recording The COVID-19 health pandemic and the resulting economic shock to the labor market have a huge impact on people’s lives and livelihoods. Unfortunately, children are the first to be victims, especially those in domestic service. According to some data recorded in 2014, 25% of Haitian children lived separated from their parents and 3,000 of them were
The Haitian Chapter of the IAWJ (CHAIFEJ) held its elections in March. Commissaire Anse-à-Veau, Marie Claude Nertilus, was elected as the new President of the association.