On March 2nd, representatives from governments, police, the travel and tourism industry as well as the civil society from 7 European countries came together to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Don’t Look Away Campaign during an international Expert Meeting of the EU-Project “Alert Actors Report” that took place in Berlin (Germany) to end sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism.
The meeting provided the opportunity to present the good practices established at the national level, to address the challenges connected with the digitalisation in the field of tourism and to strengthen cooperation between partners at the European level. ECPAT Belgium had the great pleasure to present the “I say STOP!” campaign and the different initiatives carried out in Belgium by the STOP Group.
At the end of the meeting, the participants developed an action plan and committed to carry out actions to strengthen the protection of children in tourism and to promote the “Don’t Look Away” campaign.
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