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Countering Human Trafficking

24
September
Tuesday
9:00AM ET
11:30AM
1 day
24
September
Tuesday
9:00AM ET
11:30AM
1 day

Location

U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

The fight against human trafficking depends on business and government working together. Please join us on September 24 as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce hosts an event highlighting the key role businesses play in preventing human trafficking. The event will feature top experts from government, the private sector, and the transportation industry, who will discuss best practices.

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Recent Activity

ArticleMar 04, 2020 - 4:45pm

How Freedom a la Cart Supports Human Trafficking Survivors

Freedom a la Cart, a social enterprise, brings hope to survivors of human trafficking so that they can build new lives of freedom and self-sufficiency. The company believes that giving women practical job skills and helping them develop a strong work ethic are critical for creating a pathway to freedom.

ArticleMar 04, 2020 - 4:45pm

How Polished Pearl/Freedom Society Tea and Gifts Create Sustainable Freedom

After a life-changing trip to India in 2011, Nicole Robyn started Polished Pearl, a women’s and bridal accessories company that employs survivors of human trafficking. There she learned that of the 40 million + enslaved people, less than 1% have a way out. Of those, approximately 80% are re-exploited owing to the scarcity of employment opportunities.

Letters to CongressFeb 26, 2020 - 10:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter Supporting H.R. 2438, the “Not Invisible Act of 2019”

This Hill letter was sent to the House Committee on the Judiciary, supporting H.R. 2438, the “Not Invisible Act of 2019.”

Letters to CongressFeb 26, 2020 - 10:15am

Letter to House in Support of H.R. 2438 the "Not Invisible Act of 2019"

Dear Chairman Nadler and Ranking Member Collins :

The U.S. Chamber of Co mmerce supports H.R. 2438 , the “Not Invisible Act of 2019,”
which the Committee is expected to mark up on February 26 . This bill would enhance the ability
of tribal communities and t he federal government to combat human trafficking of Native
Americans and Alaska Natives.

Feb 05, 2020 - 1:45pm

How Selah Freedom and the Selah Way Foundation is Combating Human Trafficking

Selah Freedom and the Selah Way Foundation is working with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on putting an end to human trafficking.