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Estimating Labor Trafficking: A Study of Burmese Migrant Workers in Samut Sakhon, Thailand (UNIAP Trafficking Estimates Competition)

Keywords: fisheries, labour migration, Myanmar, Thailand,

Research report establishing an estimate of labour trafficking of foreign migrant workers (primarily from Myanmar) in Samut Sakhon, one of the largest seafood processing industrial areas in Thailand (Labour Rights Promotion Network (LPN) and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2011)

Human Trafficking Sentinel Surveillance: Poipet, Cambodia 2009-2010

Keywords: Cambodia, labour migration, Sentinel surveillance, Thailand,

Research report on the migration experiences of irregular Cambodian migrant workers deported from Thailand, including an analysis on potentially non-identified trafficked persons (UNIAP, 2010)

After Trafficking: Experiences and Challenges in the (Re)Integration of Trafficked Persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region

Keywords: (Re)integration, Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

Report on the COMMIT (Re)Integration Research Project, capturing and analyzing the (re)integration experiences of trafficked persons from across the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (COMMIT, NEXUS Institute, UNIAP, 2013)

Pamphlet on the Scope and Elements of Victim Identification (Thailand)

Keywords: Thailand, Victim identification,

A pamphlet designed to assist relevant officials to determine whether a person has been trafficked based on the Thai Anti-Trafficking in Persons Act (2008) (Thai Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, 2008)

Preliminary Checklist for Identifying Trafficked Persons (Thailand)

Keywords: Thailand, Victim identification,

A preliminary checklist assisting relevant officials to determine whether a person has been trafficked or not (Thai Ministry of Social Development and Human Security, 2008)

Recommended Guidelines for Migrant Recruitment Policy and Practice in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, labour migration, Laos, Myanmar, Recruitment agencies, Thailand, Vietnam,

Guidelines emphasizing the importance of improving recruitment processes in order to encourage safe migration and reduce the potential vulnerability of migrant workers to labour exploitation, including the worst forms of child labour and human trafficking (ILO, IOM, UNIFEM, UNIAP, 2008)

Mid-Term Evaluation of the UN-ACT Project

Keywords: Cambodia, China, evaluation, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

Mid-term evaluation being prepared by an independent consultant on UN-ACT including an analysis of the project's strength and recommendations for further improvements (UN-ACT, 2017)

Report for the Consultation Workshop on Strategic Visioning for Post- 2013 Coordinated Efforts in Anti-trafficking in Thailand

Keywords: Thailand,

Thailand report from a series of visioning workshops conducted in each of the 6 GMS countries and at the regional level, bringing together key stakeholders from all sectors and defining a vision for post-2015 anti-trafficking interventions in the sub-region (UNIAP, 2013)

(Re)Integration: Perspectives of Victim Service Agencies on Successes & Challenges in Trafficking Victim (Re)Integration in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region

Keywords: (Re)integration, Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

A publication analyzing the outcomes from a series of national-level practitioner forums on (re)integration of trafficked persons, outlining the official (re)integration procedures in each country, and identifying a number of key challenges from the perspectives of service providers (UNIAP, 2012)

Thailand Practitioner Forum on the (Re)integration of Victims of Human Trafficking

Keywords: (Re)integration, COMMIT, Thailand,

Report of the Thailand Practitioner Forum on (Re)Integration of Trafficked Persons as held in all six GMS countries, mapping out and analyzing existing (re)integration assistance mechanisms in the (sub-)region as part of the COMMIT (Re)Integration Initiative (UNIAP, 2011)

SIREN TH-1: From Facilitation to Trafficking

Keywords: labour migration, SIREN, Thailand,

SIREN report on the methods of debt bondage and sub-contracting putting the control of migrant workers in the hands of brokers in Samut Sakhon, Thailand (UNIAP, 2007)

SIREN TH-02: What do Lawyers Require to Prosecute Trafficking and Slavery in Thailand?

Keywords: prosecution, SIREN, Thailand,

SIREN report seeking to provide front-line NGOs and authorities with a better understanding of criminal justice procedures and how these groups can work together to more successfully prosecute traffickers, exploiters, and enslavers (UNIAP, 2008)

SIREN CB-03: Exploitation of Cambodian Men at Sea

Keywords: Cambodia, labour migration, Malaysia, SIREN, Thailand,

SIREN report comprising a fact sheet on the recruitment, trafficking and exploitation of Cambodian men onto Thai fishing boats, based on 49 cases of victims who escaped in Thailand or Malaysia and were assisted in their return home (UNIAP, 2009)

SIREN GMS-07: Re-thinking Reintegration

Keywords: (Re)integration, GMS, Phillippines, protection, SIREN, Thailand,

SIREN report on the accounts of Philippine and Thai self-returned and assisted victims of trafficking on their needs, challenges, and desires, and how the reintegration assistance they received helped or hindered their recovery (UNIAP, 2009)

After Trafficking: Experiences and Challenges in the (Re)Integration of Trafficked Persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (Summary Report)

Keywords: (Re)integration, Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

Summary report on the COMMIT (Re)Integration Research Project, capturing and analyzing the (re)integration experiences of trafficked persons from across the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (COMMIT, NEXUS Institute, UNIAP, 2013)

SIREN TH-03: Trafficking victim participation in the Thai criminal justice process

Keywords: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, prosecution, SIREN, Thailand,

Siren report on a technical consultation in March 2012 amongst criminal justice and victim protection practitioners from Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar and Thailand analyzing the challenges in the criminal justice process on human trafficking in Thailand. The discussions were underpinned by video statements by Myanmar and Cambodian trafficked persons who had previously participated in the judicial process in Thailand (UNIAP, 2013)

UNIAP Final Report Phase III (2007-2014)

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

The final report of UNIAP Phase III covering the years 2007 to 2014. The report provides an account of UNIAP's work over the 7 year period including key achievements and challenges faced, and links them to the development of its successor project, UN-ACT (UNIAP/UN-ACT, 2014)

Employment practices and working conditions in Thailand's fishing sector

Keywords: fisheries, Thailand,

Report on a survey of employment practices and working conditions within the commercial fishing sector in four coastal provinces of Thailand. The analysis draws on a stratified sample of almost 600 fishers employed on Thai boats fishing in national and international waters (ILO, 2013)

Counter-Trafficking Needs Assessment

Keywords: Cambodia, Capacity, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, training, Vietnam,

A report analyzing data on the trainings conducted on human trafficking in the GMS countries from 2003-2008; on trainings planned up to 2010; as well as on the participants in these trainings. The assessment also identifies the key areas where there is a need for capacity building, both geographically and in roles and responsibilities related to human trafficking (UNIAP, 2009)

Report for the Consultation Workshop on Strategic Visioning for Post-2013 Coordinated Efforts in Anti-Trafficking in Thailand

Keywords: Thailand,

Report of an anti-trafficking visioning workshop in Thailand, at which a wider range of anti-trafficking stakeholders convened to develop a vision for counter-trafficking interventions in the Greater Mekong Sub-region over a 5-year period, including concrete results to be achieved (UNIAP, 2013)

Human Trafficking Trends in Asia: Migration Experiences of Cambodian workers deported from Thailand in 2009, 2010 & 2012

Keywords: Cambodia, labour migration, Sentinel surveillance, Thailand,

A research report by UN-ACT analysing the migration experiences of Cambodian workers deported from Thailand, with a view to identifying potential cases of human trafficking. The study draws on three datasets collected in 2009, 2010 and 2012, thereby allowing for an analysis of trends over time (UN-ACT, 2015)

Human Trafficking Trends in Asia: Migration Experiences of Lao workers deported from Thailand in 2013

Keywords: labour migration, Laos, Sentinel surveillance, Thailand,

A research report by UN-ACT analysing the migration experiences of Lao workers deported from Thailand, with a view to identifying potential cases of human trafficking. The study draws on a dataset collected in 2013 and makes comparisons with the experiences of Cambodian workers deported from Thailand as captured in a similar study published in 2015 (UN-ACT, 2015)

COMMIT Resource Book

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

The COMMIT Resource Book pooling together contact details of key anti-trafficking stakeholders from both governmental and non-governmental organizations in all GMS countries organized by area of work and responsibilities (COMMIT, 2015)

COMMIT SPAIV (2015-2018)

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

The 4th COMMIT Sub-regional Plan of Action (SPAIV) providing a framework for cooperation between the 6 GMS countries on human trafficking between 2015-2018. SPAIV was adopted at the COMMIT Senior Officials and Inter-Ministerial Meeting in Cambodia from 28-30 April 2015 (COMMIT, 2015)

Reflections from the Greater Mekong-Sub-region on the Occasion of the 10th Anniversary of COMMIT

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

Booklet featuring a compilation of reflections by senior government officials from the GMS, on their respective countries’ experiences as members of COMMIT over the  past ten years (COMMIT, 2015)

Memorandum of Understanding between The Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Union of Myanmar on Cooperation in the Employment of Workers (21 June 2003)

Keywords: Employment, Myanmar, Thailand, Workers,

A bilateral agreement between Thailand and Myanmar encouraging cooperation in the employment of workers including proper procedures for employment of workers, the effective repatriation of workers, due protection of workers and the prevention of and action against trafficking of workers and illegal employment (2003)  

Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Labour Cooperation

Keywords: Thailand, Viet Nam,

A Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam and the Kingdom of Thailand on Labour Cooperation signed on 23 July 2015 (2015).

Thailand's Alien Work Act (2008)

Keywords: Thailand,

The Working of Alien Act B.E 2551 (2008)is Thailand's domestic law governing the employment of workers from outside Thailand (2008).

Thailand's Child Protection Act (2003)

Keywords: Children, Thailand,

The Child Protection Act B.E. 2546 (2003) is Thailand's domestic law governing child protection, child protection authorities and related offences (2003).

Thailand's Employment and Job Seeker Protection Act (1985)

Keywords: Employment, Thailand,

The Employment and Job Seeker Protection Act B.E. 2528 (1985) is Thailand's domestic law governing both domestic and overseas employment (1985).

Thailand's Operational Guideline on the Prevention, Suppression, Assistance and Protection of Trafficked Persons for Labour Purposes

Keywords: Assistance, protection, Thailand,

Thailand's Operational Guidelines on the Prevention, Suppression, Assistance and Protection of Trafficked Persons for Labour Purposes (English and Thai versions available), published 2008.

Thailand's Sea Fishery Workers Act (2015)

Keywords: Fishing, Thailand,

The Sea Fishery Workers Act B.E. 2558 (2015) defines working conditions for workers in Thailand's sea fishing sector (Government of Thailand, 2015)

Thailand's Prevention and Suppression of Transnational Organized Crime Involvement Law (2013)

Keywords: Organised Crime, Thailand,

The Prevention and Suppression of Transnational Organized Crime Involvement B.E. 2556 (2013) is Thailand's domestic law relevant to organised crime (only available in Thai) (2013).

Thailand's National Policy Strategies and Measures to Prevent and Suppress Trafficking in Persons (2011 – 2016)

Keywords: Prevention, Thailand,

The National Policy Strategies and Measures to Prevent and Suppress Trafficking in Persons (2011 – 2016) is Thailand's 5 year national plan to combat Trafficking in Persons (2011).

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons and Protecting Victims of Trafficking (30 October 2014)

Keywords: Cambodia, Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons and Protecting Victims of Trafficking (30 October 2014)  [Anti-Trafficking].

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 8 Upper Central Provinces (25 July 2008)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 8 Upper Central Provinces (25 July 2008) [Thailand].

Thailand's Marine Department’s Regulations on Permission to Work in Fishing Vessels of 30 gross tonnage or over (2014)

Keywords: Fishing, Thailand,

The Marine Department’s Regulations on Permission to Work in Fishing Vessels of 30 gross tonnage or over B.E. 2557 (2014) is Thailand's domestic law governing the employment of workers on Fishing Vessels of 30 gross tonnage or over (2014).

Thailand's Labour Ministerial Law to Protect Agricultural Workers (2014)

Keywords: Agricultural, Thailand, Workers,

The Labour Ministerial to Protect Agricultural Workers B.E. 2557 (2014) is Thailand's domestic law relating to the protection of agricultural workers in Thailand (2014).

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Union of Myanmar on Cooperation To Combat Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (2009)

Keywords: Children, Cooperation, Myanmar, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Union of Myanmar on Cooperation To Combat Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (24 April 2009).

Thailand's Witness Protection Act (2003)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

Selected sections of the Witness Protection Act B.E.2546 (2003) relevant to human trafficking (Chapter 2: Section 8-12, Chapter 6: Section 21-22).

Thailand's Criminal Procedure Code (1999)

Keywords: Criminal Law, Thailand,

The Criminal Procedure Code B.E. 2539 (1999).

Thailand's Prevention and Suppression of Prostitution Act (1996)

Keywords: Prostitution, Thailand,

The Prevention and Suppression of Prostitution Act B.E. 2539 (1996) is Thailand's domestic law governing prostitution and related offences (1996).

Thailand's Immigration Act (1979)

Keywords: Immigration, Thailand,

The Immigration Act, B.E. 2522 is Thailand's domestic law governing immigration and related activities and events (1979).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Human Trafficking in 6 South Western Provinces (10 January 2007)

Keywords: Thailand,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Human Trafficking in 6 South Western Provinces (10 January 2007).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problems in 8 South Eastern Provinces (23 March 2007)

Keywords: Thailand,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Suppression, Prevention and Solution for Human Trafficking Problems in 8 South Eastern Provinces (23 March 2007).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 17 Northern Provinces (8 May 2007)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 17 Northern Provinces (8 May 2007).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 9 Lower Central Provinces (7 May 2008)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Prevention, Suppression and Solution for Human Trafficking Problem in 9 Lower Central Provinces (7 May 2008).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Combating Human Trafficking in 19 Northeastern Provinces (3 July 2006)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Combating Human Trafficking in 19 Northeastern Provinces (3 July 2006).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Combating Human Trafficking in 8 Eastern Provinces (29 May 2006)

Keywords: Thailand, trafficking,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operational Procedures for Concerned Agencies in Combating Human Trafficking in 8 Eastern Provinces (29 May 2006).

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and Cooperation to Combat Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (13 July 2005)

Keywords: Children, Lao PDR, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic and Cooperation to Combat Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children (13 July 2005) [Anti-Trafficking].

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Children and Women and Assisting Victims of Trafficking (31 May 2003)

Keywords: Cambodia, Children, Cooperation, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Children and Women and Assisting Victims of Trafficking (31 May 2003) [Anti-Trafficking].

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of Lao People's Democratic Republic and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Labour Cooperation in the Employment of Workers (21 June 2003)

Keywords: Cooperation, Employment, Lao PDR, Thailand,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of Lao People's Democratic Republic and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Labour Cooperation in the Employment of Workers (21 June 2003).

Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Cooperation in the Employment of Workers (31 May 2003)

Keywords: Cambodia, Cooperation, Employment, Thailand, Workers,

A Memorandum of Understanding Between the Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Cooperation in the Employment of  Workers (31 May 2003).

Agreement Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children and Assisting Victims of Trafficking (24 March 2008)

Keywords: Children, Cooperation, Thailand, trafficking, Viet Nam, Vietnam, Women,

An Agreement Between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children and Assisting Victims of Trafficking (24 March 2008).

Thailand's Operational Guidelines for Non-Governmental Organisations Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women (2003)

Keywords: Children, NGOs, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

Operational Guidelines for Non-Governmental Organisations Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women including information and rules on involvement in research, rehabilitation, legal proceedings and general cooperation (2003).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Common Operational Guidelines for Government Agencies Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women (2003)

Keywords: Children, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Common Operational Guidelines for Government Agencies Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women within Thailand (2003).

Thailand's Memorandum of Understanding on Operations between State Agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women (2003)

Keywords: Children, NGOs, Thailand, trafficking, Women,

A Memorandum of Understanding on Operations between State Agencies and Non-Governmental Organisations Engaged in Addressing Trafficking in Children and Women (2003).

Thailand's Criminal Code (1956)

Keywords: Criminal Law, Thailand,

The Criminal Code B.E. 2499 (1956) as amended 2003 is Thailand's domestic criminal law (1956).

Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation against Trafficking in Persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (2004)

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, Cooperation, GMS, Lao PDR, MOU, Myanmar, Thailand, trafficking, Viet Nam,

Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking (COMMIT) Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation against Trafficking in Persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-region (2004).

Treaty between The Kingdom of Thailand and The Kingdom of Cambodia on Extradition

Keywords: Cambodia, Cooperation, Extradition, Thailand,

This is a treaty between the Kingdom of Thailand and the Kingdom of Cambodia on Extradition.

UN-ACT Research Strategy: Vulnerabilities, Trends and Impact

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

Research strategy setting out the conceptual framework for UN-ACT's research work, the priority areas and methodological approaches. It also discusses the Project's efforts to help develop standards for research on human trafficking, and how it seeks to promote their application (UN-ACT, 2015)

Memorandum of Understanding Between The Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and The Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons and Protecting Victims of Trafficking (2014)

Keywords: Cambodia, Cooperation, MOU, Thailand, trafficking, Victims,

This is a Memorandum of Understanding Between The Government of the Kingdom of Cambodia and The Government of the Kingdom of Thailand on Bilateral Cooperation for Eliminating Trafficking in Persons and Protecting Victims of Trafficking (30 October 2014).

Ministerial Regulation No. 10, B.E. 2541 (A.D. 1998), Thailand

Keywords: Fishing, Thailand,

Ministerial Regulation No. 10, issued under the Provisions of the Labour Protection Act B.E. 2541 (A.D. 1998) and stipulating labour protection in respect to marine fishing in Thailand (Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, 1998)

Review of the effectiveness of the MOUs in managing labour migration between Thailand and neighbouring countries

Keywords: Cambodia, ILO, Labour, Laos, migration, Myanmar, Thailand,

Review assessing the MOUs signed between Thailand and Cambodia, Lao PDR and Myanmar, and putting forward policy and operational recommendations for more effective MOUs that reflect and complement the changes in the landscape, and will lead to more safe and orderly migration that results in decent work. The assessment and recommendations consider the MOUs’ scope and objectives, the extent to which they meet the needs of workers and employers, and the implementation and review mechanisms (ILO, 2015)

Trafficking of Fishermen in Thailand

Keywords: Fishing, IOM, Thailand, trafficking,

This is a report published by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) Thailand on the trafficking of fishermen in the Thai fishing industry (IOM, 2011).

Child Labour Report 2015: Migrant Child Labour in the Thai Shrimp Industry

Keywords: Child, child labour, Fishing, Thailand,

This is a report into the involvement of migrant child labour in the Thai shrimp industry (Terre des Hommes International Federation, 2015)

A Raw Deal: Abuses of Thai Workers in Israel's Agricultural Sector

Keywords: Agricultural, Human righhts, Israel, Thailand,

This is a Human Rights Watch report into abuses of Thai workers in Israel's agricultural sector (Human Rights Watch, 2015)

Trapped in the Kitchen of the World: The situation of migrant workers in Thailand's poultry industry

Keywords: Migrant Workers, Poultry, Thailand,

A study investigating the levels of social responsibility taken by Swedish stakeholders in their trade with Thai suppliers against the standards stipulated in Sweden's National Action Plan for Business and Human Rights and the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, including by analyzing Interviews with 98 migrant workers employed by four different Thai poultry producers (Finnwatch and Swedwatch, 2015)

A Report of Migrant Children & Child Labourers and Seafood Processing in Thailand's Fishing Industry

Keywords: child labour, Children, Fishing, Migrants, seafood, Thailand,

This is a report produced on the prevalence of migrant children and child labourers in the Thailand seafood processing and fishing industries (terre des hommes Germany and LPN, 2015).

#IAmMigrantToo Migrant Working Group 2015 Report

Keywords: Migrants, Thailand,

This is the 2015 report of the Migrant Working Group in Thailand (2015).

ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers

Keywords: ASEAN, Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Migrant Workers, Myanmar, Phillipines, rights, Singapore, Thailand, Viet Nam,

This is the ASEAN Declaration on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers as signed by the Heads of State/Governments of the ten ASEAN nation states on the 13 January 2007 (2007).

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Royal Thai Government and the Government of Lao PDR on Employment Cooperation

Keywords: Cooperation, Coordination, Employment, Lao PDR, MOU, Thailand,

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Royal Thai Government and the Government of Lao PDR on Employment Cooperation signed 18 October 2002 (2002).

UN-ACT Project Brochure

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

UN-ACT brochure outlining the evolution of the project and its position today as a ‘coordinator’ and ‘innovator’ at the strategic intersection of governance, policy, research and direct interventions in Southeast Asia's counter-trafficking efforts (UN-ACT, 2016)

From every angle: Using the law to combat human trafficking in Southeast Asia

Keywords: Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Myanmar, prosecution, Thailand, Vietnam,

Report analyzing human trafficking legislation in 7 jurisdictions - namely Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand and Viet Nam - based on various scenarios of human trafficking, and aimed at providing front-line NGOs engaged in legal service provision and lawyers representing victims of trafficking with information on ways to pursue traffickers (Liberty Asia & Thomson Reuters Foundation, 2014)

Same Same But Different: A Baseline Study on the Vulnerabilities of Transgender Sex Workers in Bangkok's Sex Industry

Keywords: Prostitution, Sexual Exploitation, Thailand, transgender,

Report drawing on 60 in-depth interviews with transgender workers in the sex industry in Bangkok. It documents vulnerabilities to and cases of exploitation and debt bondage, and the physical and sexual abuse that transgender sex workers endure on a daily basis. The report also provides recommendations to the government, religious and community groups, and social researchers on the development of social programs and services to meet the needs of such groups (Dton Naam, Equitas and Love146, 2016)

12 UN-ACT Results at a Glance

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam,

2-pager outlining key results of UN-ACT programming in 2014 and 2015, broken down by the project's 4 output areas (UN-ACT, 2016)

Employment available in exchange for debt: Working conditions in the Thai broiler industry

Keywords: Forced Labour, Myanmar, Thailand,

Research report examining the working conditions at Thai broiler chicken production facilities. It is based on interviews carried out in May and June of 2015 with migrant workers from six Thai factories. The focus is on migrant workers, who have come to Thai- land from Myanmar and are responsible for the majority of jobs in slaughter houses and processing plants (Finnwatch, 2015)

Worker, helper, auntie, maid?

Keywords: domestic work, Domestic Workers, Malaysia, Thailand,

This research report focuses on the links between the working conditions as described by migrant domestic workers, and attitudes to migrant and domestic workers as expressed in the media and by employers. The mixed method study employs both quantitative and qualitative data collection tools in order to explore this subject (ILO, UN Women, 2016)

High Rise, Low Pay

Keywords: Construction, exploitation, Thailand, Women,

This exploratory study examines working conditions of migrant women in Thailand's construction industry and identifies specific decent work defects and gender-specific challenges. Interviewing 125 people, the report specifies areas for reform in migration governance (ILO, 2016)

Moving Towards Decent Sex Work

Keywords: sex work, Thailand,

Research applying existing definitions and recognized standards of decent work, forced labour, unacceptable forms of work and others to the current real working conditions in the Thai sex industry, and extrapolating the number of sex workers working across that continuum (EMPOWER, 2016)

Hit & Run: The impact of anti-trafficking policy and practice on sex workers' human rights in Thailand

Keywords: sex work, Thailand,

Research identifying and documenting the impact of the current Thai anti-trafficking law, policy and practice on sex workers in Thailand; strengthening knowledge and awareness amongst the sex worker community about their legal and human rights; and seeking to build skills to design, carry out and collate research for use in human rights advocacy (EMPOWER, 2012)

Situational Analysis of the Commercial Exploitation of Children: Thailand

Keywords: Sexual Exploitation, Thailand,

Report investigating and analysing the magnitude, nature, context and trends of the commercial sexual exploitation of children in Thailand (ECPAT International and UNICEF, 2015)

Pirates and Slaves: How Overfishing in Thailand Fuels Human Trafficking and the Plundering of Our Oceans

Keywords: Fishing, Thailand,

Report bringing together a detailed explanation of how ecosystem decline generates pressures fuelling the widespread use of slavery throughout an industry. It outlines how the collapse of fish stocks in Thailand’s marine capture fisheries has directly contributed to the widespread use of modern slavery in the fishing industry as well as uncontrolled pirate fishing; all in order to meet the demands of the country’s highly lucrative, export-driven seafood sector (Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), 2015)

Sold to the Sea: Human Trafficking in Thailand's Fishing Industry

Keywords: Fishing, Thailand,

Report drawing on investigations into human trafficking, exploitation and human rights abuses in the Thai fishing industry, including interviews with seven former fishing boat workers who had been trafficked from Myanmar (Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF), 2013)

Identifying Victims of Trafficking and Associated Forms of Exploitation: Common Indicators for First Responders

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Victim identification, Vietnam,

Set of indicators to support rapid and accurate victim identification as developed by the ASEAN and COMMIT Member States, with support from ILO, IOM, AAPTIP and UN-ACT, and adopted by COMMIT at its Senior Officials Meeting in 2016. The initial screening of possible cases of trafficking will depend on a number of the indicators being apparent, and also the severity of those indicators in a possible given case (COMMIT, 2016)

Victim Identification and Referral Mechanisms: Common Guidelines for the Greater Mekong Sub-region

Keywords: Cambodia, China, COMMIT, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, referral mechanism, Thailand, Victim identification, Vietnam,

Guidelines developed to assist victim identification and support services through referral mechanisms in the Coordinated Mekong Ministerial Initiative against Trafficking in Persons (COMMIT). The document was developed at a regional level and to guide implementation at national levels in the COMMIT countries. They are founded upon the development of COMMIT policies and experiences, as well as international agreements and good practices (COMMIT, 2016)

Supporting the Reintegration of Trafficked Persons: A Guidebook for the Greater Mekong Sub-Region

Keywords: Cambodia, China, GMS, Laos, Myanmar, protection, Thailand, Vietnam,

Guidebook providing a practical tool for service providers in the Greater Mekong Sub-region who support the reintegration of trafficking survivors. It was developed based on the research findings from 'After Trafficking: Experiences and Challenges in the (Re)integration of Trafficked Persons in the Greater Mekong Sub-region' (Nexus Institute, UN-ACT and World Vision, 2017)

Legal Analysis of Human Trafficking in Thailand

Keywords: Law, Thailand,

Legal gap analysis seeking to provide a comprehensive look at local laws as part of a constructive conversation on the way forward in anti-human trafficking (Liberty Asia, 2017)

Access Unknown: Access to Justice from the Perspectives of Cambodian Migrant Workers in Thailand

Keywords: Cambodia, Law, prosecution, Thailand,

Research examining why there continues to be a significant disconnect between the currently available options in the Thai legal system and Cambodian workers’ unwillingness or inability to practically access them, and explore the access to justice scenario from their experiences at both origin and destination (GAATW, 2017)

Thailand's Country Report on Anti-Human Trafficking Response (1 January - 31 December 2016)

Keywords: policy, Prevention, prosecution, protection, Thailand,

Report by the Thai government outlining its measures in 2016 to counter human trafficking across the areas of 'Policy', 'Prevention', 'Protection', 'Prosecution' and 'Partnerships' (Royal Thai Government, 2017)

Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on Cooperation to Combat Trafficking in Persons

Keywords: Laos, MOU, Thailand,

Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Kingdom of Thailand and the Government of the Lao People's Democratic Republic on Cooperation to Combat Trafficking in Person as signed on 12 July 2017 in Luang Prabang, Lao PDR (Royal Thai Government & Lao Government, 2017)