SPC deliver training in Georgia to police, prosecutors and social workers.

Last week Bernie Gravett was honoured to be asked to develope a training programme for police prosecutors and social workers. The training took place over 3 days in Batumi, Georgia.

The programme covered trafficking of children for sexual exploitation, child sexual exploitation, online abuse and grooming methods over moden internet platforms.

Input included recognition and identification of victims, investigation, crime scene examination, forensic evidence collection of digitasl devices and

The contract was awarded by the US State Department and IoM.

30 police and prosecutors took part on the first 2 days with 10 social workers where focus was on how to support victims once identified, partnership working and international cooperation.

The course achieve 99% satisfaction in the post training survey the 1% being a comment concerning the facilities!

All delegates were fully engage throughout the course and welcomed the international expertise input.

Bernie share the presentation duties with Astrid Winkler of ECPAT Austria.