forced prostitution

URI: http://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1138

Definition

Forced prostitution is a form of slavery incompatible with human dignity and fundamental human rights. It is intrinsically linked to gender inequality in society and has an impact on the status of women and men and the perception of their mutual relations and sexuality.

Source(s)

European Parliament Resolution of 26 February 2014 on sexual exploitation and prostitution and its impact on gender equality 2013/2103(INI). Provisional edition A7-0071/2014. Available at: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=TA&language=EN&refere...

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