ECPAT Chile Raices
ONG Raíces was established in 1998, in Santiago, Chile. Since 2001 it has run a centre for the care and integral rehabilitation of victims of commercial sexual exploitation. The Raíces Centre provides legal support and care to CSEC victims and combines therapeutic techniques with recreational and educational activities for children to develop their capacities and skills. ONG Raíces is also very active in conducting research, awareness-raising activities and advocacy for the prevention of sexual exploitation, illegal smuggling and trafficking of children and adolescents.