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Members

ECPAT France began as a campaign in 1992 and was officially registered as an organisation in 1996. Groupe Developpement, the principal member, provides the resources to carry out the activities of the organisation. These activities aim to raise awareness of the commercial sexual exploitation of children, train key actors, improve French laws and their implementation and support projects for children. Several activities also focus on preventing child sex tourism, and many links have been developed with tourism professionals in this regard.

ECPAT France

Contact: Joaquim Nogueira, Executive Director
Phone: +33 1 49348313
Address: 40 avenue de l’Europe, 93350 Le Bourget Aéroport
Email: contact@ecpat-france.org
Website: https://ecpat-france.fr/

Facts

UNICEF highlighted the vulnerability of refugee children in France. It denounced, in reports and press releases, the sexual exploitation and trafficking related risks refugee children are exposed to in the camp of Calais.

Early in 2015, the French Government passed two decrees allowing government agencies to command internet providers to block websites that encourage terrorism and publish child sexual abuse materials.

More than 1 in 6 girls and 1 in 18 boys under 18 years old are reported to have been victims of sexual abuse. In more than 50 per cent of the cases, the abuser was a family member of the child.

Resources

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

Year: 2019

ECPAT International
France – Country Monitoring Report

Year: 2011

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

Year: 2017

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ECPAT International
ReACT Project: A Child-friendly Booklet on the Rights of Isolated Children in Danger in France

Year: 2017

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

Year: 2014

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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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Child Advocacy Centers

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SEC Police Unit

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Protection Standards Travel and Tourism

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