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Members

Founded in 1996, Beyond Borders is a volunteer grassroots movement of lawyers, members of the public and students. It has been a member of ECPAT International since 1999, with national group status since 2010. Beyond Borders is one of the founders of Canada’s national hotline www.cybertip.ca. Beyond Borders holds annual bilingual Media Awards on Universal Children’s Day to honour journalists who raise awareness about issues relating to child sexual exploitation.

Beyond Borders ECPAT Canada

Contact: Karyn Stone
Phone: (+1) 204-988-0377
Address: 2200-201 Portage Avenue Winnipeg, MB R3B 3L3
Email: hello@beyondborders.org
Website: http://www.beyondborders.org

Facts

A disproportionate number of sexually exploited children in Canada are aboriginal youth. In some cities, they make up as much as 90% of those children exploited for prostitution.

In 2002, Canada established a tip line for reporting online sexual exploitation of children. The tip line receives over 3,000 reports a month. Since its beginning, more than 511 arrests have been executed in connection to a cybertip.ca report and 28 000 URLs have been blocked.

A study showed that between 2009-2014, 25% of victims of trafficking in Canada were under 18.

Resources

ECPAT International
Canada – Country Monitoring Report

Year: 2012

Indicators

Age of Consent

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Extraterritoriality & Extradition

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CSAM Definition

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Background Check Required

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National Commitments

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Child Advocacy Centers

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SEC Police Unit

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Protection Standards Travel and Tourism

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