Democratic Republic of Congo’s government has told mining companies it intends t...on 04/27/15 @ 4:02am via Free the Slaves
Democratic Republic of Congo’s government has told mining companies it intends to reopen negotiations with them over a revision of the mining code sent to parliament last month, Randgold Resources’ CEO said on Monday. http://ow.ly/LZLeV
DRC to restart talks over mining code - Randgold CEO - Mineweb
DRC intends to re-engage on fiscal changes that had brought criticism from the industry.
naaaatalieeeeon 04/26/15 @ 11:39pm via Twitter
Can't believe we just paid $$$ to be car locked in Yankee stadium - #againstourwill #prisononpavement #YankeesVsMets
Polaris_Projecton 04/26/15 @ 5:30pm via @Polaris_Project
California woman convicted of sex trafficking a minor loses her appeal, faces 5 years in prison: http://t.co/cuvd282vcy
#SundayInspiration #quoteon 04/26/15 @ 6:56am via Girls Are Not For Sale
FreetheSlaveson 04/25/15 @ 6:06pm via @FreetheSlaves
How the #earthquake in Nepal impacted our staff & partners--> http://t.co/sU98EQzvJ8
Nepal Update: We are in contact with our staff as they get their family safe. We...on 04/25/15 @ 11:05am via Free the Slaves
Nepal Update: We are in contact with our staff as they get their family safe. We will let everyone know how the work of helping survivors and addressing trafficking risks will be part of recovery. Thank you all for your outpouring of love for Nepal and our staff. You can learn more about our staff and partners in Nepal here: http://www.freetheslaves.net/where-we-work/nepal/
Polaris_Projecton 04/25/15 @ 11:00am via @Polaris_Project
12 of the trafficking cases reported to the NHTRC in Iowa in 2014 involved minors, 35 involved adults: http://t.co/ffkjJxQShr #NHTRCstats
Earthquake Impact on FTS Staff and Partners in Nepalon 04/25/15 @ 10:22am via Free the Slaves
Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Nepal, as they recover from the devastating earthquake that stuck early on Saturday.
We are relieved to report that staffers for Free the Slaves and our front-line partner organizations are safe with their families at this time. However, many have lost their houses, and many others have been forced from their homes and into tents because of structural damage and the danger of aftershocks.
Many international relief organizations are mobilizing humanitarian missions to read more >
Here is a link to a BBC article on the Nepal quake.on 04/25/15 @ 5:47am via Free the Slaves
Here is a link to a BBC article on the Nepal quake.
Nepal earthquake: Hundreds die, many feared trapped - BBC News
At least 970 people have died as Nepal suffered its worst earthquake for more than 80 years, with deaths also reported in India, Tibet and Bangladesh.
Nepal Earthquake Update: Many of you know that there was a 7.9 magnitude earthqu...on 04/25/15 @ 5:17am via Free the Slaves
Nepal Earthquake Update: Many of you know that there was a 7.9 magnitude earthquake outside of Kathmandu today. We have been in touch with our staff in Nepal; they and their families are safe as well as our partner staff to this point. We will provide updates on the situation as it develops. Our hearts are with Nepal.
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Chilly? Stay warm in our girl power inspired #hoodie. SHOP GEMS: bit.ly/GEMSSHOP
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Polaris_Projecton 04/24/15 @ 3:30pm via @Polaris_Project
New Mexico man convicted of 8 felonies, including human trafficking and kidnapping, could face 97 years in prison: http://t.co/HhyB4VFcbW
Polaris_Projecton 04/24/15 @ 12:31pm via @Polaris_Project
The top venue for sex trafficking cases reported in Massachusetts in 2014 is commercial-front brothels: http://t.co/O1JhjbrX8w #NHTRCstats
FreetheSlaveson 04/24/15 @ 11:00am via @FreetheSlaves
Senate approves stalled Human Trafficking Bill, clearing way for Lynch vote: http://t.co/JNbMI6ZcSZ
GEMS Members are decorating pieces of denim jeans throughout the month in solida...on 04/24/15 @ 6:37am via Girls Are Not For Sale
GEMS Members are decorating pieces of denim jeans throughout the month in solidarity with all survivors of sexual assault! Join us at City Hall on April 29 for the Denim Day Rally in NYC.
Congratulations to Loretta Lynch, Attorney General! #MakeHistory #Lorettaon 04/24/15 @ 4:29am via Girls Are Not For Sale
Senate approves stalled Human Trafficking Bill, clearing way for Lynch vote: htt...on 04/24/15 @ 3:05am via Free the Slaves
Senate approves stalled Human Trafficking Bill, clearing way for Lynch vote: http://ow.ly/LZLia
Senate Approves Stalled Human Trafficking Bill, Clearing Way for Lynch Vote
Language in the bill that became entwined with a vote on confirmation of an attorney general nominee was settled with a compromise on abortion...
Polaris_Projecton 04/23/15 @ 7:01pm via @Polaris_Project
CA man sentenced to 4 years in prison for attempting to recruit a minor on Facebook to work for him as a prostitute: http://t.co/909Awn3DSI
Polaris_Projecton 04/23/15 @ 4:55pm via @Polaris_Project
As awareness around human trafficking grows, so does our ability to fight it. Watch the video and spread the word: http://t.co/QLIiyqP8FU
FreetheSlaveson 04/23/15 @ 4:05pm via @FreetheSlaves
Cassie and Jordan Timpy, a couple from Washington, have decided to donate their skills “for a greater purpose.” http://t.co/SvNVUomLOY
GEMSGIRLSon 04/23/15 @ 3:55pm via @GEMSGIRLS
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GEMSGIRLSon 04/23/15 @ 3:55pm via @GEMSGIRLS
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Polaris_Projecton 04/23/15 @ 3:30pm via @Polaris_Project
The NHTRC has received 910 calls from Oklahoma since 2007: http://t.co/YOw0jn3KYh #NHTRCstats
FreetheSlaveson 04/23/15 @ 1:01pm via @FreetheSlaves
EU naval operations in the Horn of Africa have successfully fought piracy--now for the fight against human traffickinghttp://ow.ly/M17Q9
Polaris_Projecton 04/23/15 @ 12:45pm via @Polaris_Project
Truckers Against Trafficking honored by the Congressional Victims’ Rights Caucus for fighting trafficking on roadways http://t.co/BZCQGcVdyA