The sub-Saharan region of Africa has acted as a supplier of labour and raw materials to the rest of the world for centuries, often under terms that have resulted in harm to African people and nations. Corporations and governments have a responsibility to minimize the risks to human rights associated with global economic activity in Africa, including the risk of human trafficking.
The core of the site consists of reports on 22 major African export commodities, and on all 49 sub-Saharan African countries. These reports provide information about industry and national characteristics relevant to trafficking risk, as well as an analysis of specific trafficking risk factors associated with each commodity and country. In addition, the site also provides guidance on understanding trafficking risk and additional resources for companies and others interested in establishing compliance systems and other programming to prevent and address trafficking risk within global supply chains.
BAN Human Trafficking! is an educational gaming tool created by the 'Balkans ACT (Against Crime of Trafficking) Now!' project and funded by the European Union.
BAN Human Trafficking! was created with the idea to inform young users about the issue o...Read More
An interactive map made available by ECPAT to inform children victims of sexual abuses about their rights and how to exercise them.
In particular, the map consists of two separate sections:
the picture below shows how through the map ECPAT t...Read More
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Using the int...Read More
Modern slavery is a global issue that requires a coordinated global response. This is the case both for the work to eradicate it in the long term, and in the immediate, to help individual survivors find freedom right now. The NGOs, multilateral inst...Read More