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Your Ethical Fashion Questions for Safia Minney
During SlaveFreeLent, we asked Safia Minney, CEO and founder of People Tree and leading ethical and sustainable fashion advocate, her top tips for moving towards a Slave-Free* lifestyle. Thank you to every one of you who sent your questions over Whatsapp in March 2020 to Safia to answer.
Change is Happening: 204 Rescued in a Single Day
Last week, IJM assisted local authorities in rescuing 204 children, women and men from two massive brick kilns near Bangalore. This is one of our largest joint operations ever and a promising sign of how the Indian government is stepping up against human trafficking in bold new ways.
Esther's Story Podcasts
From IJM comes The New Activist. A podcast series focusing on Esther's story: a tale of a little girl's rescue from slavery in Ghana's illegal fishing industry. Episodes feature unique interviews with Esther, her caseworker, IJM investigators and the IJM team in Ghana, providing unprecedented access to Esther’s story.Join us as we journey into the crushing reality of slavery and indomitable spirit of those who seek justice.
Joy's Story
At just 10 years old Joy* became a victim of Online Sexual Exploitation of Children – the live-streamed sexual abuse of children facilitated by the internet. We can end this growing, global crime for good. As a fallout of COVID-19, children are in greater need of urgent protection. You matter. Your support helps protect children in desperate need today.
How do you raise a child in slavery?
Enslaved on a dangerous farm, Damru and Hemanthi lived in fear of beatings and abuse—all while raising an infant son.You made their rescue possible.
She took her one shot at freedom.
Rita was a loving mother of six young children.
One day, her husband died. That’s when her nightmare began.
An Impossible Search
Imagine trying to find one young boy in a nation of over one billion people. He's being abused, he's afraid, and he just wants to go home.
Bhavani's Story
She was only five years old when she was kidnapped. The man wanted her parents to remain his slaves. So he took her hostage.
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