A Global Counter Child Trafficking Conference- ONLINE

September 30, 2013

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On October 16-18, join in on the FIRST EVER global online conference dedicated to issues surrounding child trafficking. Hosted by Touchpoint Child Protection, the UK’s Counter Human Trafficking Bureau, and Love146 Europe, this event is an attempt to bring together the global community fighting to end child exploitation.

Representatives from the business, healthcare, government, law enforcement, and not-for-profit sectors will gather together to share their experience and expertise. Speakers include:

Luis C. deBaca, US Ambassador-at-Large to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons

Joy Ngozi Ezeilo, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, especially women and children

Maria Grazia Giammarinero, Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Dr. Myria Vassiliadou, Anti-trafficking Coordinator, European Commission, DG Home-Affairs

Grace Akallo, Former Child Soldier and Founder of United Africans for Women and Children Rights

Rosi Orozco, Human Rights Activist from Mexico

Ruchira Gupta, founder of Apne Aap Women Worldwide (India)

Rachel Lloyd, CEO of Girls Educational and Mentoring Services (GEMS) in New York

Dr. Gundelina Velazco, Director of Love146 Asia Aftercare based in the Philippines

Representatives from Polaris, ECPAT, Unicef, and International Justice Mission will also be there.

The best part?? The conference is completely FREE! Register online, and you’ll be given directions on how to participate in the various webinar sessions of your choice, held over the three days—right from the comfort of your own computer.

If you’re passionate about bringing an end to child exploitation and care to hear more about the experience of and lessons learned by those working on the front lines, here is your opportunity. Don’t miss it!

Follow this link here to the Global Online Counter Child Trafficking Conference to find out more and to register.

About The SOLD Project

The SOLD Project prevents child sexual exploitation and trafficking in Thailand, providing vulnerable Thai children and youth with scholarships and resources to help them break the cycle of poverty, avoid the dangers of child trafficking, and lead productive, independent lives.

 

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