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The Global Initiative has partnered with Babson College’s Initiative on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery and the International Organization for Migration to establish RESPECT: the Responsible and Ethical Private Sector Coalition against Trafficking.
This powerful initiative serves as a platform that brings together thought leaders, practitioners, and policy makers who have a clear understanding of what issues lie ahead to consider possible solutions to public and private sector challenges surrounding human trafficking.
RESPECT mobilises the business community as a strategic partner to put this illicit trade out of business, but also support the business community with training material; identify best practices and positive experiences; and carve out a set of challenges to pursue with various collaborators.
The goal of RESPECT is to:
We achieve these goals through a range of initiatives, including our popular online webinar series.
Presentation of Tuesday Reitano, Deputy Director, to the UNHCR Annual Consultations with NGOs 2017 on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at the UNHCR headquarters in Geneva. The Global Initiative was glad to have the opportunity to participate in a panel discussion on protection in mixed migration flows, at the annual UNHCR Consultations with NGOs, as part of […]
Within the framework of their study tour to Geneva-based international organizations, the students of the Technische Universität of Braunschweig (Institut für Sozialwissenschaften – TUBS) had the pleasure to visit the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime headquarters on Wednesday, June 7th, 2017. TUBS students had the chance to attend a special lesson about new trends in Organized Crime and ways to […]
Blog Post on the Connection Between Human Trafficking and Conflict By Kathryn Kosanovich As regional conflicts around the world have both multiplied and intensified, becoming situations of protracted conflict between multiple parties, an alarming increase in human trafficking has also become clear in these regions, both into and out of conflict zones. While trafficking for […]