Practitioner's Guides & Educator Resources

Practitioner's Guides

A comprehensive list of recent handbooks, reports, training and guides from international organizations, non-profits and community groups filled with best practices for fighting human trafficking.

Advocates for Human Rights and the United States Human Rights Network
A Practitioner's Guide to Human Rights Monitoring, Documentation and Advocacy

Council of Europe Convention on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings
Handbook for Parliamentarians

Strengthening Laws addressing child sexual exploitation: A Practical Guide
Guide for National Planning: To Prevent, Stop and Redress Violations of
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children
Guide to visiting Children's care Projects and Schemes: Making Sense of What You See and Hear

Eva Klain & Amanda Kloer
Meeting the Legal Needs of Child Trafficking Victims: An introduction for Children's Attorneys & Advocates

Free the Slaves
For the Community: Slavery in the 21st Century, Part 1; A background on slavery and human rights
For the Community: Slavery Throughout History, Part 2
For the Community: Slavery and Human Rights, Part 3
For the Community: Bonded Labor Campaign, Part 4
For the Community: Resources and Contacts, Part 5

Homeland Security
Human Trafficking Awareness Training

Human Sciences Research Council of South Africa
Tsireledzani: understanding the dimensions of human trafficking in Southern Africa

International Organization for Migration
Caring for Trafficked Persons: Guidance for Health Providers
Guidelines for Assisting Victims of Human Trafficking in the East Africa Region
The IOM Handbook: Direct Assistance for Victims of Trafficking

Inter-Parliamentary Union and UNODC
Combating Trafficking in Persons: A Handbook for Parliamentarians

Jean Bruggeman and Elizabeth Keyes
Meeting the Legal Needs of Human Trafficking Victims: An Introduction for Domestic Violence Attorneys and Advocates

London Safeguarding Children Board
London Safeguarding Trafficked Children Guidance
Safeguarding Trafficked Children Toolkit

New Tactics in Human Rights
A Resource for Practitioners

Safe Horizon
Collaborating with the Media: Guidelines for Social and Legal Service Providers Working with Survivors of Human Trafficking
Safety Planning Standards for Trafficked and Enslaved Persons

Training Manual to Fight Trafficking in Children for labour, sexual and other forms of exploitation

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
International Framework for Action to Implement the Trafficking in Persons Protocol
First Aid Kit for Use by Law Enforcement Responders in Addressing Human Trafficking

Educator Resources

Train the Trainer

CAASE: Chicago Alliance Against Sexual Exploitation
10 Actions X 10 Issues: Get the Facts, Demand Change

Global Exchange
Fair Trade Chocolate Book
Setting a Higher Bar: Global Exchange's Fair Trade Cocoa Unit for Kids

Global Nomads Group
Human Trafficking

International Slavery Museum
Teaching Resources

Kathryn Talbott and Anthony Talbott
Human Trafficking is the Modern Day Slave Trade: A High School Curriculum

Speak Truth to Power
Harry Wu: Forced Labor
Juliana Dogbadzi: Slavery / Trafficking

Stop the Traffik
Start a Community Group

End Trafficking a Middle School Educator's Guide (Grades 6 - 8)
End Trafficking a High School Educator's guide (Grades 9 - 12)
Educator's Guide: A Collection of Curricula to Aid in the Ending of Violence and Exploitation

Youth Advocate Program International
Modern Child Slavery
CSEC: Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children
Child Soldiers: Youth Who Participate in Armed Conflicts