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Call For Papers

The Anti-Human Trafficking Conference held at the University of Missouri-Columbia, is seeking panelists. From their website:   We are seeking panelists from diverse backgrounds, including activists, legislators, academics, NGO representatives, religious groups, and victim advocates. […]

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More on Mauritania

A story on IRIN, the humanitarian news and analysis service for the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, offers some in-depth analysis of Mauritania’s new law against slavery and the additional steps that […]

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Victory in Mauritania!

Enslavement is finally a crime in Mauritania. Although outlawed in 1981, slavery still continues openly in the country. Until today, no punishment existed for enslaving others or attempting to justify the the chattel system. Since […]