Review of Selected High-Risk Contracts Issued from USAID/Washington for Compliance with the Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008.
Country: United States
Fiscal Year: 2011
The William Wilberforce Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2008 requires the Offices of Inspector General for USAID, the Department of State, and the Department of Defense to investigate a sample of high-risk contracts in each of fiscal years 2010 through 2012.13
The types of contracts to be investigated include primary contracts, or subcontracts at any tier, under which there is a heightened risk that a contractor may engage, knowingly or unknowingly, in acts related to trafficking in persons. These acts include the following:
The review will determine whether (1) USAID/Washington’s high-risk contracts contain suitable measures to reduce the risk of trafficking in persons and (2) USAID/Washington’s contractors and subcontractors have engaged in trafficking-in-persons practices.
Source: Office of Inspector General - ANNUAL PLAN - FISCAL YEAR 2011
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