Nov 21, 2016
Tim Ballard, Founder & CEO of Operation Underground Railroad is here to talk with Googlers about the recently released film entitled “The Abolotionists” produced by Gerald Molen (Schindler’s List, Jurassic Park) which covers Tim and his team’s mission to eradicate child sex trafficking. Tim was former CIA and HSI and left to start this non-profit which has now rescued 549 victims and assisted in the arrest of 243 traffickers around the world. He’ll talk to us about that mission, what Google can do to help, and how we can help these children have a new shot at life.
Video: “Tim Ballard: “Operation Underground Railroad” | Talks at Google” (48:51)
New York, 19 September 2017 – New research developed jointly by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Walk Free Foundation, in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has revealed the true scale of modern slavery around the world. The data, released during the United Nations General Assembly, shows that more than 40…Read more
via 40 MILLION IN MODERN SLAVERY AND 152 MILLION IN CHILD LABOUR AROUND THE WORLD #Achieve87 — Walk Free Foundation
Slavery may be deemed a historical term in many societies at this point, but it’s certainly not a thing of the past. Human trafficking, for instance, produces hundreds of billions of dollars in profit by trapping millions of people in unfathomable situations around the world. Human traffickers resort to violence, threats, deception, debt bondage, and…
via Human Trafficker Admits To Killing Over 400 Children In Video Confession — Collective Evolution