Child trafficking Research and resources

Below is a selection of our child protection research, leaflets, guidance, evaluations and safeguarding resources on child trafficking.

How safe are our children? 2017

Our report compiles and analyses the most robust and up-to-date child protection data that exists across the 4 nations in the UK in 2017.

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Free to move, invisible to care

Protecting unaccompanied Romanian children who have been moved or trafficked to the UK.

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National Referral Mechanism (NRM)

Factsheet explaining the National Referral Mechanism (NRM) and how it works to identify and support victims of trafficking, ensuring they receive appropriate care.

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Breaking the wall of silence

Reveals the complexities involved in identifying and responding to the needs of children and young people who have been trafficked into and within the UK.

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Library catalogue

We hold the UK's largest collection of child protection resources and the only UK database specialising in published material on child protection, child abuse and child neglect.

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New in the Library

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Helping you keep children safe

Read our guide for professionals on what we do and the ways we can work with you to protect children and prevent abuse and neglect.

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Impact and evidence

Find out how we evaluate and research the impact we’re making in protecting children, get tips and tools for researchers and access resources.

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Sharing knowledge to keep children safe

Read our guide to the NSPCC Knowledge and Information Service to find out how we can help you with child protection queries, support your research, and help you learn and develop.

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