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Listen, Acknowledge, Act: Giving A Voice to Survivors to Combat Human Trafficking

Listen, Acknowledge, Act: Giving A Voice to Survivors to Combat Human Trafficking  This World Day Against Trafficking in Persons is themed on listening to the survivors. Hearing people tell their stories can be painful for those listening as well as those recounting past horrors. Victims come from different age groups and ethnic backgrounds, and are takenContinue reading “Listen, Acknowledge, Act: Giving A Voice to Survivors to Combat Human Trafficking”

Healing Wounds: Intersections in the fight against slavery, racism and poverty

Healing Wounds: Intersections in the fight against slavery, racism and poverty  As a society we are still learning how to live equally and fairly. As such, there remain several different ways that we allow our neighbours to be treated poorly, abused and stripped of their basic human rights. Poverty is permitted to flourish even inContinue reading “Healing Wounds: Intersections in the fight against slavery, racism and poverty”

Faces of slavefreetrade: An interview with our mentor, Scott Poynton

Faces of slavefreetrade: An interview with our mentor, Scott Poynton As slavefreetrade reaches the end of our birthday month, we sat down with our mentor, Scott Poynton to walk us through his inspiring work in the field of sustainable forestry and combating human rights abuses. Scott discusses how he developed The Forest Trust (TFT), asContinue reading “Faces of slavefreetrade: An interview with our mentor, Scott Poynton”

Eliminating slavery and improving working conditions in global supply chains: A webinar with WBCSD, slavefreetrade and Thomson Reuters Foundation

Eliminating slavery and improving working conditions in global supply chains: A webinar with WBCSD, slavefreetrade and Thomson Reuters Foundation On July 23, slavefreetrade’s CEO, Brian Iselin, participated in a webinar ‘Eliminating slavery and improving working conditions in global supply chains‘, hosted by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), alongside Charlotte Davis, Inclusive EconomiesContinue reading “Eliminating slavery and improving working conditions in global supply chains: A webinar with WBCSD, slavefreetrade and Thomson Reuters Foundation”