Regional consultation on trafficking

KATHMANDU:

A three-day-long High-Level Regional Consultation on Trafficking in Persons and HIV/AIDS concluded here today with a seven-point reaffirmation and 18-point recommendation to bring the issues related to HIV/AIDS and trafficking to the forefront.

Addressing a press meet, Mohammed Naseer, director of the SAARC Secretariat, said the SAARC Convention on Trafficking, which has defined trafficking for the purpose of prostitution, would be amended to make it broad.