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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.
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