Description: The main objective of the module is to analyse the role of intelligence, intelligence services and intelligence-led operations conducted by all agencies and organisations mandated with fighting trafficking. During this module, theoretical issues related to intelligence and its application in actual operations is discussed. The most relevant intelligence tools, military and civilian, are presented. This aim is to provide the trainees a robust overview of intelligence gathering techniques, and the ability to process that information.

Objectives: Upon completion, the trainees will have a good understanding in:

  1. Why is Intelligence Important for Fighting Trafficking
  2. What Kind of Data and Information on Trafficking is Needed
  3. What Types of Intelligence Services Are There
  4. Listing the available tools for intelligence collection in support of trafficking operations.


The duration of the module is 1 training hour.