ECPAT Guatemala was established in 2000 as a non-governmental and non-profit organization, to contribute to the elimination of:
- Commercial sexual exploitation of children and adolescents.
- The use of children in pornography.
- The use of the travel and tourism sector for sexual exploitation.
- Violence against children, adolescents, and women.
- Armed violence
- And for the prevention, combat, attention, and sanction of human trafficking.