Justice Centre Hong Kong advocates for the rights of refugees, survivors of torture, human trafficking and forced labour and other people seeking protection. Here are some facts and figures you maybe didn’t know.
FACTS ABOUT REFUGEES
FACTS ABOUT HUMAN TRAFFICKING
- Although China has signed the Palermo Protocol on combatting human trafficking and extended it to Macau, it has not been extended to Hong Kong.
- According to the Trafficking in Persons Report 2018 (TIP Report), the government of Hong Kong does not fully comply with the minimum standards for the elimination of trafficking.
- Justice Centre Hong Kong’s Coming Clean research (2016) identified 17% of migrant domestic workers working in situations of forced labour. In real terms this means approximately 62,900 people.