Domestic advocacy support, news from our members, and more.
Dear partners and friends,

In this newsletter, find out what we have been up to in the month of October:
- domestic advocacy support to members and abolitionist partners in France, Lithuania and South Africa
- member news: Penny for Your Thoughts
- explore our website: where to find calendar, past activities and resources
- recent articles in the media
Happy reading,
CAP International Secretariat

CAP International is a coalition of
23 frontline NGOs providing direct assistance to victims of sexual exploitation. 

Domestic advocacy support 
Presidential office: CAP Intl facilitates meeting with Yazidi survivor of sexual slavery Nadia Murad and French President Emmanuel Macron,
16 Oct

...Read more about the results of the meeting, as well as the official government press statement.

Lithuanian parliament: domestic advocacy support with Latvian member MARTA Center and civil society to launch abolitionist coalition, 3-5 Oct

...Read more about our actions in Lithuania and Sweden.
South African parliament: domestic advocacy support with CAP Intl member Embrace Dignity, 17-20 Oct

...Read more about the actions and activities taken with Embrace Dignity .

Member news: pan-European Penny for Your Thoughts campaign


Two CAP Intl members, Fondation Scelles (France) and Ruhama (Ireland) participated in the launch of a sex trafficking awareness campaign in collaboration with international artist Marian van der Zwaan.
Watch the summary video, read Ruhama's press statement and Fondation Scelles' article (FR). 

Explore our website: calendar, past activities, resources

Follow us on Twitter: help us get to 1,000 followers!

Follow us at @CAPIntl!

In the media
 Government of Sweden, Sweden's feminist foreign policy – examples from three years of implementation, 30 October 2017
 Bx1, Emmanuel Macron reçoit une jeune Yézidie victime de l'EI, ambassadrice de l'ONU16 October 2017
 The Guardian, Why prostitution should never be legalised, 11 October 2017, Metas į prostituciją pažvelgti kitaip: „Prostitucija – tarsi parengiamoji klasė prekybai žmonėmis“, 9 October 2017
 Delfi, D. Šakalienė. Prostitucijos spindesys ir skurdas, 7 October 2017, Pritrenkiantis iš prostitucijos moteris gelbėjančio prancūzo pasakojimas: ar numanote, kas yra juodasis lietutis?, 5 October 2017
 Seimas (Lithuanian Parliament), Seimo narės Dovilės Šakalienės pranešimas: „Nevyriausybinės organizacijos, ekspertai ir politikai vienijasi Abolicionizmo kampanijai“, 5 October 2017, Ekspertas iš užsienio išvardijo prostitucijos legalizavimo klaidas: nėra „gero prostitučių gyvenimo“, 4 October 2017
 Delfi, Požiūrį į prostituciją siūlo keisti radikaliai: laikas bausti tikruosius kaltininkus, 3 October 2017
 The Journal, People urged to call Irish mobile number to hear the reality of sex trafficking here, 20 September 2017

Events CAP Intl & members have been organising & attending

Key:  = member event = CAP Intl event

 5-6 November | Vatican City CAP Intl speaks: workshop on Assisting Victims of Human Trafficking: Best Practices in Legal Aid, Compensation and Resettlement
 8 and 15 November  | Beirut, Lebanon | KAFA organises: Awareness raising sessions on sexual exploitation in partnership with UNHCR
 15-16 November | London, UK | CAP Intl participates: Trust Conference
 23 November | New Delhi, India | Apne Aap organises: Last Girl First SAARC Conference
 20-21 November | Brussels, Belgium |CAP Intl speaks: Annual Colloquium on Fundamental Rights
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