BE SMART! BE SAFE!
ANTI-TRAFFICKING MULTIMEDIA CAMPAIGN
1. To empower Georgian women, youth and children and support the development of 'Civil Society' by the formation of a broad-based National Network Platform that will collaborate on:
2. Gaining the support of the press and media to develop an awareness campaign about trafficking and presenting information through a sustained multi-media campaign.
3. Dissemination of factual information that increases awareness of the general public of the threats posed by trafficking.
4. Encourage support for the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocol on Trafficking in Persons.
central project objectives- the establishment of a National Anti-Trafficking Network Platform to
ensure efforts to combat trafficking are sustained within the country and the
development and launch of a broadly supported anti-trafficking multi-media
campaign “Be Smart! Be Safe!” that presents to society within Georgia
at large, and particularly those most at risk from irregular migration and
trafficking, a set of government endorsed safety rules/guidelines, were
achieved. Additionally the
project substantially increased public awareness about the potential threat
posed by trafficking and irregular migratory activities and increased the level
of awareness about trafficking and supported the acquisition of ‘informed’
knowledge among senior professionals, government officials and non-governmental
This project was designed to lead to sustained development of prevention and protection strategies and reform of legislation necessary for Georgia to protect its citizens and to assume a fully supportive role in global efforts to combat a modern day form of slavery.