ECPAT BELGIUM is the officially recognized Belgian member of ECPAT International.

ECPAT means End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking in Children for Sexual Purposes.

Our mission can be found in its own name: working for the elimination of child prostitution, child pornography and the trafficking of children for sexual purposes.

Our action

ECPAT Belgium seeks to maintain a thematic consistency across its projects and, in accordance with its mandates, are taking actions against child pornography, child trafficking, sex tourism involving children as well as child prostitution.

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Since the 1990s, a strong legal framework has been developed to fight against sexual exploitation of Children for commercial purposes, both at International and European level as well as at national level.

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Sexual exploitation

The sexual exploitation of children for commercial purposes is a violation of the fundamental rights of children, this violation is internationally recognised by article 34 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Children.

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