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April 18, 2013

Read David Abramowitz' testimony to members of Congress for a hearing on "Tier Rankings in the Fight Against Human Trafficking."

The hearing was launched to "take a hard look at respective government efforts to fight human trafficking in China, Russia, Uzbekistan, Irap, Azerbaijan, and Republic of Congo, and whether these governments should be promoted to Tier 2, or demoted to Tier 3 in the State Department's 2013 Trafficking in Person Report."

April 16, 2013

This morning, Humanity United's Federico Borello testified before the Subcommittee of African Relations of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.

Read his full comments after the jump.

April 15, 2013

Today at 11:15 a.m. Pacific, Humanity United's President & CEO Randy Newcomb leads a discussion between Humanity United Founder and Board Chair Pam Omidyar, Amb. Luis CdeBaca from the U.S. State Department's office on human trafficking, and Jacquelline Fuller, director of giving at Google, to discuss how traditional international aid agencies, governments and philanthropists working together on this issue.

April 03, 2013

Humanity United, Guardian News and Media Launch “Modern-Day Slavery in Focus”

Humanity United’s President and CEO writes about the importance of this yearlong initiative: “NGOs and foundations like ours can’t solve the enormous and complex problem of modern-day slavery alone. That’s why partnerships like this are so important.”