Very little is known about trafficking in children to Denmark. This is primarily owing to the fact that trafficking is a clandestine endeavour – particularly when children are involved – and minors are often equipped with false papers indicating they are more than 18 years of age. The victims rarely come to the attention of the authorities; it is therefore impossible to completely document the extent of the problem. Save the Children Denmark has therefore conducted a study in which we have attempted to cast light on the trafficking in children to Denmark. This study focuses on: 1 – the actual situation regarding the trafficking in children to Denmark, and 2 – the rights and help available to children trafficked to Denmark.
The full report can be downloaded below.