This is by no-means comprehensive. These are websites and organizations that were helpful starting points for me on my journey to understand and educate myself on modern day slavery and the abolition movement.
- Not for Sale Campaign – “The Not For Sale Campaign equips and mobilizes Smart Activists to deploy innovative solutions to re-abolish slavery in their own backyards and across the globe. Together, we can end slavery in our lifetime.”
- Love146 – “Love 146 Mission: Abolition and Restoration! We combat child sex slavery & exploitation with the unexpected and restore survivors with excellence.”
- Love146 Slavery Notebook – This is an AWESOME resource for bringing you up to snuff really quickly about the Modern Slave Trade. Lots of facts and lots of heart with good design.
- International Labor Rights Forum – “ILRF is an advocacy organization dedicated to achieving just and humane treatment for workers worldwide.”
- International Justice Mission – IJM is a human rights agency that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual eploitation and other forms of violent oppression. IJM lawyers, investigators and aftercare professionals work with local officials to ensure immediate victim rescue and aftercare, to prosecute perpetrators and to promote functioning public justice systems.
- Slavery Footprint – Get an idea of how you are contributing to worldwide enslavement; then figure out how to change your shopping habits and communicate with companies to free slaves.
- Shared Hope International – SHI has created a grading scale for each U.S. State to determine if they are doing enough to combat trafficking. Click on the link and put in your zip code to find out what grade your state got, and how you can motivate your legislators to create better laws.