"The UNODC Model Law against Trafficking in Persons was developed by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in response to the request of the General Assembly to the Secretary-General to promote and assist the efforts of the Member States to become party to and implement the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto. It was developed in particular to assist States in implementing the provisions contained in the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children, supplementing that Convention"--Introduction. Includes the text of the model law as well as brief commentaries on most articles of the law. U.N. sales number: E.09.V.11. At head of title: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. "UN.GIFT Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking"--Cover.