This survey was realized by a spirit of enhancing collaboration with the aim to curb Trafficking in Persons in the ASEAN nations.
We deemed it necessary to study the causes of human trafficking in Malaysia and
the existing mechanisms against it upon discovering a large number of foreign
women and girls in Thailand who arrived from Malaysia. They were previously
trafficked to Malaysia, and were found at the Thai border. A better understanding of
the situation is thus required to enact a proper response