`1 xdsxAs a child, Brooke Axtell’s nanny would sell her for money. She’ll share her story of healing in April.
Source: Human trafficking survivor to speak in West Michigan | WOTV4women.com
This is an encouraging trend.
Award, given to Hewlett Packard Enterprise and NXP Semiconductors, aims to recognize businesses that submit their labor practices to scrutiny and excel in efforts to investigate human rights abuses and clean up their supply chain
Source: Two Tech Companies Win First ‘Stop Slavery Award’ After Workforce Scrutiny
Michigan non-profits are looking into an innovative way of fighting human trafficking. The idea is to take advantage of free advertising on Google. Google
Source: Michigan non-profits looking to Google to fight human trafficking
Mental health help and crisis intervention nonprofit Common Ground is among six organizations recently awarded $450,000 in grants by the U.S. Department of Justice for mentoring victims of sexual exploitation and sex trafficking.
Source: Common Ground receives $450K grant for mentoring programs
Nobel Peace Prize nominee, Nadia Murad Basee Taha, who survived trafficking at the hands of the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da’esh) was today appointed a United Nations advocate for the victims of human trafficking.
Source: United Nations News Centre – Yazidi survivor of ISIL’s human trafficking appointed UN Goodwill Envoy for victims
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