Watch Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump discuss this year’s annual meeting of the President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (PITF). The Task Force, a cabinet-level entity created by the Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) of 2000, consists of some 15 agencies across the federal government responsible for coordinating U.S. government-wide efforts to combat trafficking in persons. On October 11, 2018, PITF met to discuss the Administration’s efforts to tackle human trafficking.
For more information about the meeting, read President Trump’s remarks, Secretary Pompeo’s statement, the White House fact sheet, and the State Department Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons’ DipNote blog entry. Learn how you can help fight human trafficking here.