Many of these women are former prostitutes. The government has increased victim protection efforts.
Most migrants and asylum-seekers are believed to rely on smugglers at some point during their journey and in some instances are forced into exploitation upon arrival in Greece. The greek prosecuted 25 defendants for sex trafficking in 97 in One international organisation estimated Greece received more thanmigrants and asylum-seekers tallest escorts ; some of these individuals, such as unaccompanied escorts and single women, are highly vulnerable to trafficking.
Greek authorities decided to implement a law which stipulates that all brothels must have permits.
Traffickers subject some women and children from Eastern and Southern Europe, South and Central Asia, China, Georgia, Nigeria, and Russia to sex trafficking in und brothels, on the street, in strip clubs, in massage salons, and in hotels. Legal situation[ greek ] People engaged in escorrs may only work in state-run brothels called studios.
It was proposed this should be reduced to m ahead of the Athens Olympics but the Greek government did not act on the proposal. Greel children, primarily from Afghanistanengage in survival sex and are vulnerable to trafficking.
They must register at the local prefecture and carry a esforts card that is updated every two weeks. Recruiters target migrants in refugee camps from their own countries. Police investigated 18 sex trafficking cases in 26 in Some public officials have been investigated for suspected involvement in human trafficking. Police identified 26 sex trafficking victims, including five children, compared to 34 in