Professor Silvia Scarpa Speaks at Australian Bar Association Conference

On July 3, 2013 JCU Adjunct Professor of Political Science Silvia Scarpa delivered a presentation at the Australian Bar Association 2013 Conference held in Rome.

In the framework of the panel dedicated to trafficking in persons, Professor Scarpa analyzed the European standards in the field of the fight against the phenomenon and the protection of victims.

Professor Scarpa is the author of the book Trafficking in Human Beings: Modern Slavery (Oxford University Press, 2008). She will be teaching the courses “Human Trafficking and Contemporary Slavery” and “Human Rights” at JCU in the Fall 2013 Semester.