2016
GLOBAL STUDY ON SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM
COUNTRY-SPECIFIC REPORT
INDIA: GOA
 
 This research has been conducted in collaboration with Caritas-Goa, Centre for Responsible  Tourism, Children’s Rights in Goa, EQUATIONS, Jan Ugahi and Vikas Samvad. The research was conducted in the framework of the Global Study on Sexual Exploitation of Children in Travel and Tourism. For more information please see www.globalstudysectt.org. It was supported by Stichting Defence for Children – ECPAT Nederland. This publication may be
reproduced in whole or in part for educational, advocacy or not-for prot purpose. We would
appreciate letting us know of your intent and acknowledging us as the source.Field & Secondary Research: Dashmi Mandrekar, Diksha Mandrekar, Elisha Fernandes, Gabriel Fernandes, Gajananrao Patil, Joel Antao, Michael G R Fernandes, Priscilla D’Silva, Ruth Fernandes, Shorya BisariaCoordination: Children’s Rights in Goa, EQUATIONS, Jan UgahiResearch Support, Analysis and Editorial Team: Aditi Chanchani, Anabel Gama, Ashish Nagvenkar, Fatima Balambid, Gregory D’Costa, Joyatri Ray, Joyetaa Bhowmik, Melaine Sequeira, Nishtha Desai, Noor bi Sayyad, Rekha Adekar, Rekha Kounder, S Babu Translation: Chinmay Bhai, Kishore Kumar, Madhushree Timble, Salvador Fernandes
 The Global Study has been made possible with the nancial support from the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands through Defence for Children International Netherlands - ECPAT Netherlands
 
INDIA: GOA
GLOBAL STUDY ON SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM
COUNTRY-SPECIFIC REPORT
2016
WALKING THE TIGHTROPE: EXPLOITATION OF MIGRANT CHILDREN IN TOURISM IN GOA 
 
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GLOBAL STUDY ON SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN IN TRAVEL AND TOURISM
CONTENTS
 Acknowledgements 5 Acronyms 7Foreword 8
Chapter 1:
 Situational analysis 9
Chapter 2:
Research design
 
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Chapter 3:
Situation of migrant households 17
Chapter 4:
Situation of migrant children 31
Chapter 5:
 Different perceptions on child protection 48
Chapter 6:
 Recommendations 57 Annexure 1 61
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