Founded in 2013, MECPATHS is the only non-profit organisation in Ireland which works in direct partnership with the Hospitality Industry and Services Sectors to prevent Child Trafficking and to enhance existing protective measures. We work with Hotel Groups, Hospitality Training Colleges, Universities and Private Industries to raise awareness and help to protect children from exploitation.

Child Trafficking Explained

MECPATHS is committed to ensuring that children are protected from Trafficking, to enjoy positive and safe childhoods. Our Vision is A responsible world where every child is protected against trafficking for exploitation.’ We work to achieve this in partnership with the Hospitality & Services Sectors, our Strategic Planning partners, Statutory and Non-Statutory Bodies, Civil Society and the wider community. We believe in the power of collaboration and the value of networks.