Tagged: human trafficking
President Obama has declared January as "National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month," and immigration will be near the top of President Obama's political agenda in his second term.
Between 14,500 and 17,500 persons are trafficked into the country each year and that approximately 50,000 trafficked individuals may be present at any given time.
The first DC Community Cinema preview in a series about "Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide," with a post screening panel featuring IPS' Tiffany Williams.
In honor of International Women's Day, IPS project Break the Chain Campaign hosts the screening of this PBS special on the immigration policies of the Obama administration.
Earlier this month, the Department of Labor announced new protections for guestworkers with a temporary work permit.
Tiffany Williams will give a breakout session as part of Human Trafficking and Social Work Integrating Policy, Law and Practice
Hershey's chocolate packing plant is in at the center of a dispute related to a "summer work travel visa" with little opportunity beyond mere survival.
Institute for Policy Studies' Break the Chain Campaign, Advocacy Director, Tiffany Williams will join with practitioners, survivors, and other experts in a gendered dialogue on human trafficking.
Join us in a conversation with a migrant shelter in Mexico, taking on the crusade against the violence and abuse of migrants.
A delegation of women leaders will travel to the Peach state to hear about the negative impacts that immigration enforcement has on immigrant families.