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The Austrian Platform against CSEC is a coalition of eight NGOs working on child rights issues and conducting research into child prostitution and child pornography. The coalition also aims to establish sustainable training structures on CSEC and the Code with the tourism industry; strengthen youth work and develop specific activities on CSEC by and for youth.

ECPAT Austria

Contact: Ms. Astrid Winkler
Phone: +43 1 2931666, +43 1 9237601
Address: Stutterheimstraße 16-18/2/4/24e 1150 Wien (Karte)


Austria has taken numerous measures for awareness raising and educational purposes. Notably the training for police officers have increased and the distribution of information material such as ‘Child trafficking in Austria. Background Information and Checklist to Assist Youth Welfare Authorities, Police Forces, Aliens’.

Austria is a destination and transit country for children trafficked for sexual purposes and forced labour. Most of the victims are Eastern European.


Defence for Children – ECPAT the Netherlands
Reluctance to Report Sexual Exploitation of Children Related to Travel and Tourism

Year: 2019

ECPAT International
Austria – Country Monitoring Report

Year: 2012

ECPAT International
Access to Justice and Remedies Research: Access to Compensation

Year: 2017

ECPAT International
Regional Overview: The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in Europe

Year: 2014



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