‘Why Mobilizing a United Public is needed to end Modern Slavery’ by Joanna Ewart-James – Executive Director, Freedom United

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Ask anyone: “Do you agree with human trafficking?”, “What about forced labor?”, “Is coercing someone into marriage acceptable?”, “Do you want to buy products produced by exploited children?” Surely, the answer (we hope) is a resounding “no.”  But while there may be widespread public condemnation of these forms of modern slavery, individuals may not see…Read More

UN Trust Fund to End Violence against Women Conference

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UN TRUST FUND TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN The UN Trust Fund to End Violence against women is the only global grant-making mechanism exclusively dedicated to eradicating all forms of violence against women and girls globally. Focusing on preventing violence, implementing laws and policies and improving access to vital services for survivors, the UN Trust…Read More