Nordic Baltic Network - support to women victims of trafficking for sexual exploitation

Norway

According to figures by the Norwegian prostitution help center (Pro Senteret), the number of women with a foreign origin in prostitution augmented from 19% in 2001 to 63% just three years later. NGO’s estimates that many of these women have been victims of trafficking. The nationality of VOT’s in Norway is predominately Nigerian, but victims also come from Russia, Albania, Eastern Europe, and the Baltic countries.