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Overview

In keeping with our investment roots, we take our role in evaluating our impact very seriously. We direct resources to anti-slavery initiatives across the world where they can make the biggest difference. We measure what works, we learn from unexpected results, and we share our knowledge.

Transparent results, published online

Every six months we publish the latest data showing what impact our partners have achieved with the Freedom Fund’s support.

Read our 2020 Annual Impact Report. 

Below we have highlighted results up to mid year of 2021 for the 133 organisations we are investing in as part of our eight operational hotspot programs.

LIVES IMPACTED 1,027,669
NUMBER OF PEOPLE LIBERATED 29,469
AT-RISK CHILDREN IN SCHOOL 82,873
COST PER PERSON $47
LEGAL CASES ASSISTED 6,061
COMMUNITY FREEDOM GROUPS SUPPORTED 11,945
SURVIVORS ACCESSING SOCIAL & LEGAL SERVICES 55,418
MICRO-ENTERPRISES STARTED 28,947

Total Invested

$59.9M

AVERAGE ANNUAL GRANT SIZE

CENTRAL NEPAL

$2,000 Average Grant Size
4 Partners

ETHIOPIA

$24,142 Average Grant Size
23 Partners

Myanmar

$52,226 Average Grant Size
5 Partners

Northern India

$55,263 Average Grant Size
22 Partners

Rajasthan

$62,476 Average Grant Size
22 Partners

South-Eastern Nepal

$22,973 Average Grant Size
15 Partners

Southern India

$66,646 Average Grant Size
23 Partners

Thailand

$43,249 Average Grant Size
8 Partners

GLOBAL

$48,873 Average Grant Size
133 Partners

NUMBER OF PEOPLE LIBERATED*

CENTRAL NEPAL

2,258 people liberated

NORTHERN INDIA

18,207 people liberated

RAJASTHAN

1,712 people liberated

SOUTH-EASTERN NEPAL

1,412 people liberated

SOUTHERN INDIA

5,093 people liberated

THAILAND

786 people liberated

*Number of people liberated from any form of slavery, be it through gradual change of circumstance or shorter “rescue event”. The Freedom Fund’s approach is to only support liberations where services for survivor recovery are provided. We formalised this policy with partners in July 2016. Prior to this date a small proportion of reported liberations may not have included follow-up support.

Survivor recovery services are provided (by Freedom Fund partner or other agency) to ensure the individual can resettle with their family or independently, and can access socio-economic and legal assistance to ensure their freedom can be sustained.

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