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Two Tech Companies Win First ‘Stop Slavery Award’ After Workforce Scrutiny

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

United Nations News Centre – Yazidi survivor of ISIL’s human trafficking appointed UN Goodwill Envoy for victims

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