Call for proposals - Actions addressing trafficking in human beings, in particular the integration and the safe and sustainable return of victims of trafficking in human beings HOME/2015/AMIF/AG/THBX Closed!


 The present Call for Proposals aims at funding projects addressing all forms of trafficking in  human beings,  in  particular  the  integration  and  the  safe  and  sustainable  return  of victims of trafficking in human beings, both within the context of durable solutions as per the legal requirement of the Directive 2011/36/EU.
Project applications submitted under the present Call for Proposals must address at least one of the following priorities:

  1. Initiatives  aiming  at  enabling  the integration in  the  host  society  of  victims  of trafficking in human beings.
  2. Initiatives  aiming  at  promoting  the  safe  and  sustainable  voluntary return to  their countries of  origin of  victims  of  trafficking  in  human  beings,  including  actions  to minimize risks of re-trafficking and re-victimisation, in full respect of the fundamental rights of the victims of trafficking

In the context of the above-mentioned  main priorities, the project applications should also address at least one of the following sub-priorities:

  1. Early   identification and   protection of   children victims   of   trafficking   and unaccompanied children at risk of trafficking in the context of the current asylum and migration processes;
  2. Identification and  protection of adults victims  of  trafficking  for  all  forms  of  exploitation  in high-risk   sectors (such  as,  for  example,  agriculture,  fisheries, construction, textile, sex industry, domestic work) in the context of the current asylum  and migration processes


 The following types of activities are eligible under this Call for Proposals:

  1. the furthering of Union cooperation in implementing Union law and in sharing best practices  on  addressing  trafficking  in  human  beings  in  asylum  and  migration processes,  including  through:  networking  and  exchanging  information,  integration of  third-country  nationals,  arrival  support  and  coordination activities  to  promote resettlement  with  the  local  communities  that  are  to  welcome  resettled refugees, and safe return with the aim of preventing re-trafficking;
  2. the  setting-up  of  transnational  cooperation  networks  and  pilot  projects,  including innovative projects, based on transnational partnerships between bodies located in two  or  more  Member  States  designed  to  stimulate  innovation  and  to  facilitate exchanges of experiences and best practices;
  3. preparatory,    monitoring,    administrative    and    technical    support    for    the implementation of policies on addressing trafficking in human beings in asylum and migration processes;
  4. cooperation  with  third  countries  on  the  basis of  the  Union’s Global  Approach  to Migration and Mobility, in particular in the framework of the implementation of the Action  Oriented  Paper on strengthening  the  EU external  dimension  on  action  against   THB, readmission   agreements,   Mobility   Partnerships   and   Regional Protection Programmes.

European community funding

The Community provisional funding available for the call for proposals is:

  • 3,00 Million EUR (Global Budget)

All the important deadlines

  • 16 February 2016 - 2 years ago (Deadline for the presentation of proposals)

Further information about the call

Official webpage of the call

Useful documents

  • Call for Proposals (Legal base)

Organisations eligible to participate

Opened to the following bodies or institutes with legal status established in the covered areas:

  • Non profit organisations
  • Non-governmental organization
  • Public authorities (all)

Covered areas

Bodies or institutes must have their registered legal seat in one of the countries taking part in the Programme which are:

  • European Union (EU)

Directorate-Generale responsible

Directorate-General for Justice, Freedom and Security

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