Tv-spot made by students from Århus University

HopeNow was in february visiting århus University, where we enlighten the students about our anti-trafficking work. Three groups was inspired and delevoped some different tv-spots for HopeNow, which shows the depersonalisation of  human trafficking and the importance of our work with trafficked people. If you want to se the danish tv-spots also, look here We …

Fåborgegnens Efterskole enlightening event

On April 14th, the students from Fåborgegnens Efterskole will try to add some *light in the dark* for trafficked persons in Denmark by hosting a supporting event for, and with, HopeNow to raise awareness. We will hear from inspirational speakers such as Rosa Lund from the Red-Green Alliance and HopeNow’s founder Michelle Mildwater, who will put …

CATERING – a show about human trafficking

Come to Edison to see CATERING – a show about human trafficking. “CATERING takes you on a journey through lechery, shame, innocence and survival. Along the hallways and corridors at a normal block of flats, the audience will be guided through three acts, three destinies and three realities. What happens when adults are turned on …

The fight against child sex trafficking

In 2013, the Freedom Project went to Cambodia with Oscar-winning actress and UNODC Goodwill Ambassador against Human Trafficking Mira Sorvino. The result was "Every Day in Cambodia: A CNN Freedom Project Documentary" – which looked at child sex trafficking in the country. Just this month, it was named "outstanding documentary" by the Alliance for Women …

The Freedom Project so far

Today, tens of millions of people are enslaved worldwide. It’s a global problem, affecting people on every continent, and for the last four years The CNN Freedom Project has been shining a light on modern-day slavery. Here, we look back at the Freedom Project so far, remembering some of the stories we have covered, and …

Business can break slavery chains

Editor’s Note: Tammy Lee Stanoch is the Vice President of Corporate Affairs at Carlson. She has more than a decade of executive leadership experience in the airline and travel industry. The opinions expressed are her own. I have an 11-year-old daughter and, as a mother, would risk everything to keep her safe.  So today, I shuddered to …

Crowd sourcing to fight human trafficking

By Leif Coorlim A van and a set of benches. In the global fight to end human trafficking, they are probably not the first weapons that come to mind. But on the ground in places like Cambodia and India, anti-trafficking advocates say these are tools are at the top of their wish lists. “We have over 350 …

Q&A with Sanjay Rawal, director of Food Chains

Food Chains, a documentary that examines the plight of farm laborers in the U.S., releases to the American public on Friday. CNN asked its director, Sanjay Rawal, about the movie and how it came to be made. CNN: How did you come to learn about this issue, and why did you decide a film needed …