FIZ is the specialized advocacy centre in Switzerland for victims of trafficking in women and women's migration.FIZ Advocacy and Support for Migrant Women and Victims of Trafficking advocates for the protection and rights of migrant women who are survivors of violence and exploitation. FIZ calls attention to abuses and seeks desperately needed improvements for trafficked women and migrant women who suffer violence. For this purpose, the organization runs two outreach programs: the Counseling Center for Migrant Women and Makasi—Counseling and Support Services for Victims of Trafficking in Women. FIZ also works on educational and policy fronts.
In 2015 the FIZ team advised and assisted 588 migrant women, 229 of these in the Makasi Center for women victims of trafficking.
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