Human Trafficking Research – South Asia


Project Title Human Trafficking Research – South Asia
Project Summary Research and analyze current human trafficking trends and governmental responses to combat trafficking in South Asia to contribute to background information for the Trafficking in Persons Report.
Country India
Agency Department of State
DoS Office J/TIP/RPA
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 3
Project Description

Research and analyze current human trafficking trends and governmental responses to combat trafficking in South Asia to contribute to background information for the Trafficking in Persons Report, through open source media searches, government websites, international organization publications, books, and journals. This position will primarily focus on India, but will also include Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.

Desired Skills Interests
Skill
research
Additional Information

Desired Interests and Skills
Proficiency in Hindi and/or Bengali is preferred, but not obligatory; Skills in research in libraries, academic databases, and foreign media is highly desired; Access to academic libraries or well-stocked public libraries is also useful.

Foreign languages:
Proficiency in one or more: Hindi - Int.; Bengali - Int.