Explore responses to socioeconomic
crisis during COVID-19

For many vulnerable families, there is no real choice between sending a child to school or putting the child to work or marrying them early to help lessen the economic burden on the family.


This policy paper is the first in a series of papers stepping out lessons learned in program design as part of the Promising Projects project. Through creating a searchable database of anti-slavery and counter-trafficking programs, stakeholders can quickly understand what works, and what doesn’t.


urgent collaboration is needed to protect vulnerable workers and prevent exploitation

Walk Free calls on business and government leaders to act urgently and collaboratively to address risks to vulnerable workers and protect lives. Whether that is migrant workers stranded without means to support themselves, or crews on vessels prevented from accessing basic supplies in port – we must put human rights and human lives first.


Through a collaborative, evidence-based approach we strive to solve major global challenges through our eight key initiatives.

We can end modern slavery in our generation

Creating parity for indigenous Australians

Connected, collaborative and creative communities

Together let’s make cancer non-fatal

Returning oceans to a flourishing state

Building a digital ecology that empowers people

Research and innovation that enables change

Ensuring every child has a bright future



Our philanthropy is funded and supported by Tattarang and its portfolio of businesses.