Modern Day Slavery: What it Means to Your Business
Trade & Investment
12:00 – 1:45pm. There are now more slaves than in any other time in history. Seven out of ten people trapped in slavery are directly related to the private sector. While many are forced into the sex industry, the majority of men, women and children are exploited for manual economic labour – bonded or forced. It is a global problem on the world stage.
Despite universal media attention and the work of NGOs and governments around the world, the problem grows worse every day. It is now time that businesses join forces with governments and the third sector to free the world of slavery. First 15-20 minutes is for networking Sandwiches and Beverages included Hosted by the Trade & Investment Committee
The American Chamber of Commerce in HK 1904 Bank of America Tower 12 Harcourt Road Central, Hong Kong