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The Council of Europe’s official monitoring body for the convention on combating trafficking (GRETA) recommended in 2016 that the British Government should put support for victims into law. It also recommended that the Government should take steps to ensure all victims are provided with support and assistance beyond the initial period Read more…

Ensuring quality of care

Because there is no duty to provide victims with support set out in law, there are also no clear minimum standards for the care and services that are provided. In Scotland and Northern Ireland where support for the immediate recovery period is guaranteed by law, the legislation sets out the Read more…