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FTS Staffers Chosen for Prestigious Thunderbird Management Academyon 04/23/14 @ 9:01pm via Free the Slaves
It takes more that a bold vision and deep commitment to conquer slavery. It takes exceptional strategic planning and programmatic execution skills to actually eradicate trafficking in global hot spots. That’s why FTS is thrilled that three key staffers have been selected to attend the American Ex...
A Major Step Forward for U.S. Corporate Accountabilityon 04/21/14 @ 9:01pm via Free the Slaves
Many U.S. companies must soon disclose if their products are tainted by minerals often mined by slaves in central Africa. A federal appeals court panel has upheld most elements of the “conflict minerals rule,” which is a new corporate transparency regulation that can help consumers and investors,...
Uniting World Religions to Combat Slaveryon 04/17/14 @ 1:38am via Free the Slaves
If the battle against slavery hasn’t reached your faith community yet, it may be coming soon. A major global faith initiative to end modern-day slavery is taking root. Leading religious representatives and the Walk Free Foundation signed a groundbreaking agreement last month at the Vatican ...
Record-Setting Year for Freeing People From Slaveryon 04/15/14 @ 3:12am via Free the Slaves
We’ve just completed our 2013 year-end review, and the results are both impressive and inspiring. In partnership with local organizations around the globe, we helped free more people from slavery last year than ever before. Here are the numbers from our frontline work in six trafficking hot...
A World at School – Choosing Education over Slaveryon 04/11/14 @ 6:43am via Free the Slaves
Education and slavery are interconnected. There are 57 million children worldwide who should be in school, but aren’t. About 5.5 million of them are slaves. This is why Free the Slaves has been asked to join a global partnership of leading organizations that is championing A World at School...