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File #: 19-4    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Informational Report Status: Passed
File created: 12/17/2018 In control: Board of Supervisors
On agenda: 1/8/2019 Final action: 1/8/2019
Title: Presentation from the Humboldt County Domestic Violence Coordination Council Prevention Committee on Human Trafficking (Supervisor Estelle Fennell)
Sponsors: Estelle Fennell
Attachments: 1. Staff Report

 

To:                                                  Board of Supervisors

 

From:                             Supervisor Estelle Fennell                     

 

Agenda Section:  Initiated by Board Member                                                                                    

 

SUBJECT:

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Presentation from the Humboldt County Domestic Violence Coordination Council Prevention Committee on Human Trafficking (Supervisor Estelle Fennell)

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RECOMMENDATION(S):

Recommendation

That the Board of Supervisors:

1.                     Hear the presentation and take appropriate action as required.

 

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SOURCE OF FUNDING:

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DISCUSSION:

The Humboldt County Domestic Violence Coordination Council Prevention Committee would like to give a brief presentation on human trafficking to bring awareness to this important issue.  Human trafficking is a form of modern day slavery. It is a crime against humanity and violates the most basic human rights. Local community based, Tribal, and governmental organizations are working together to bring awareness to this issue and to look for root causes and to find strategic methods of prevention.  

 

FINANCIAL IMPACT:

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OTHER AGENCY INVOLVEMENT:

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ALTERNATIVES TO STAFF RECOMMENDATIONS:

Board discretion.

 

ATTACHMENTS:

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PREVIOUS ACTION/REFERRAL:

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