SDG 8.7 | Anti-Trafficking​

  • Sunday, March 3, 2019 10:30am - 12:00pm
  • Room - Chicago | Fourth Floor

The Sustainable Development Goals offer a wide-ranging approach to ensuring decent work and economic growth. Among them, target 8.7 calls for immediate and effective measures to eradicate forced labor, end modern slavery and human trafficking and eliminate the worst forms of child labor. Economic empowerment, workers’ rights and other components of Fair Trade can help meet these targets by 2030. Learn from organizations and advocates about Fair Trade’s role in their anti-trafficking efforts.

Professor, Univesity of Dayton – Abolition Ohio
Chicago Community Engagement Fellow, UNICEF USA
Houston Community Engagement Coordinator/Heifer International