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Trust Women 2016: Plenary – Cleaning the supply chains from forced labor

January 30, 2017 / Events, Videos The Freedom Fund / @freedom_fund

Freedom Fund CEO Nick Grono moderated a panel, “Cleaning the supply chains from forced labour,” at the 2016 Trust Women Conference in London.

Panelists included:

  • Darian McBain, Global Director of Sustainable Development, Thai Union
  • Andy Hall, International Affairs Advisor to the Migrant Worker Rights Network (MWRN)
  • Kevin Hyland, UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner
  • Paul Lister, Director of Legal Services at Associated British Foods, with responsibility for Primark’s Ethical Trade Team
  • Caroline Meledo, Senior Manager, Corporate Responsibility, Hilton

Organized by the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the Trust Conference is committed to finding real solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide. The annual event brings together global corporations, lawyers, government representatives, and pioneers in the field of women’s rights and anti-slavery.

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