By Red Thread

The following publications have been produced by Red Thread or have been created with contributions made by the organization and affiliated individuals.


Linda Peake, 2010

Reprinted in Critical Methodologies in Caribbean Research on Gender, Sexuality and Culture [Ed. by Halimah A. F. DeShong and Kamala Kempadoo], 2017

Caribbean Domestic Workers Network, 2011

Red Thread Women’s Crossroad Centre, 2005

Organising for Survival: Grassroots Women of the Flood (2005) [VIDEO]
Andaiye at the 6th Global Women Strike, Counting our Work for Guyana’s Survival from the Flood (March 13, 2005) [VIDEO]

Red Thread & International Organization for Migration (IOM), 2005

Exploratory Assessment of Trafficking in Persons in the Caribbean Region [NOTE]

This report was accompanied by:

First Edition of the IOM Legal review on trafficking in persons in the Caribbean: The Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, the Netherlands Antilles, St Lucia and Suriname (2005).

Notes on the First Edition 

The contents of the First Edition of the Legal Review were segmented according to International and regional instruments and domestic legal frameworks such as criminal, employment and immigration law. The First Edition also analysed national law-enforcement efforts, regional initiatives and protection policies including those that pertain to women and children. The format of the First Edition did not consist of one chapter per participating country. 

Second Edition of the IOM Legal review on trafficking in persons in the Caribbean: The Bahamas, Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, the Netherlands Antilles, St Lucia and Suriname (2015).

Notes on the Second Edition 

For the Second Edition, IOM has updated the Legal Review by dividing the document into two parts and including new appendices. Part I consists of the legal review of seven countries from the First Edition and Part II consists of the legal review of Trinidad and Tobago that was conducted in 2006. A new appendix was added, consisting of the Caribbean Regional Counter-Trafficking Model Legislation that IOM developed in 2008 in partnership with the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Legislative Drafting Facility and CARICOM Member States. 

Red Thread, 2003

Red Thread with Guyanese Women Against Violence Everywhere (2003) [VIDEO]

Red Thread, Linda Peake & Inter-American Development Bank, 1998-2000

Red Thread, Sun, Sex and Gold: Tourism and Sex Work in the Caribbean [Ed. by Kamala Kempadoo], 1999