West Africa Coalition Against Trafficking in Persons & Smuggling of Migrants.WACTIPSOM is a coalition of CSOs across West African nations that have anti-trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants as part of their thematic areas.
We are working together to end Child Trafficking in West-Africa.We recognize that to Child trafficking, organizations must work closely and effectively together.
We stand against Sex Trafficking.We fight against the social evil of Sex Trafficking by rescuing and rehabilitating the victims, and aiding in bringing the culprits to book.
We recognize that to end human trafficking and smuggling of migrants, organizations must work closely and effectively together, and leverage on the strength, experiences and resources of each other. WACTIPSOM was established to this end.
WACTIPSOM is managed with the support of A-TIPSOM Nigeria – a project funded by European Union and implemented by FIIAPP.
What We have set out to Accomplish.
Through WACTIPSOM, organizations across West African region work together to mitigate human trafficking and smuggling of migrants.
To foster, strengthen and sustain collaboration among CSOs across the ECOWAS region.
To enhance the capacity of Civil society organizations working on human trafficking and smuggling of migrant within the region.
To increase and improve referral mechanism and service delivery across the region.