NATIONAL REPORT 2010

REPORT

ON THE ACTIVITIES OF

THE NATIONAL COMMISSION FOR COMBATING TRAFFICKING

IN HUMAN BEINGS IN 2010

The Bulgarian National Commission for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings (NCCTHB) was set up in accordance with the Combating Trafficking in Human Beings Act (CTHBA) (published in the State Gazette, issue 46 of 20 May 2003, amended issue 86 of 28 October 2005, amended issue 33 of 28 March 2008). By Decision No. 700 of 27 August 2009, Mr. Tsvetan Tsvetanov, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, was appointed Chairperson of the Commission. Ms. Antoaneta Vasileva has been Secretary of the National Commission for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings since 4 June 2007. The NCCTHB encompasses a network of six Local Commissions for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings in Varna, Burgas, Sliven, Pazardjik, Montana and Russe.