[Brussels, 25 January 2012] The EWL campaing ’Together for a Europe free from prostitution’ will be presented in an international conference on trafficking in women, to be organised in Portugal next week.
The conference, entitled ’Tráfico de Mulheres - Romper Silêncios’ (Trafficking in women - Break the silence), is organised by Movimento democratico de mulheres (Democratic Movement of Women), and it will take place in Lisbon on 03 February. The conference will address trafficking in women in Portugal, as well as present examples of campaigns, responses and policies to combat prostitution and trafficking.
The closure of the conference will focus on the EWL’s campaign. EWL President Brigitte Triems will present the campaign and call for support from organisations, decision-makers and individuals.
The campaign was launched in Portugal by EWL member organisation PpDM last October.
To get more information about the event, look at the poster below or visit the MDM website.