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.
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.