Data and mapping: Stop the Traffik uses tech to fight human trafficking

Data and mapping: Stop the Traffik uses tech to fight human trafficking

The noble people who run Stop the Traffik (STT) are hard to nail down. They’re intensely dedicated to fighting human trafficking, which means they’re working around the clock. Since human traffickers never sleep, neither do the people who are working to stop them. I feel lucky to have had time with Neil Giles, Director ofRead more about Data and mapping: Stop the Traffik uses tech to fight human trafficking[…]

How One Bay Area Politician Uses Social Innovation to Fight Human Trafficking

How One Bay Area Politician Uses Social Innovation to Fight Human Trafficking

By Jessica Scadron “We who believe in freedom cannot rest.” – Ella Baker In January, during Human Trafficking Awareness Month, I had the privilege to talk with one of the foremost abolitionists of our time — Alameda County District Attorney Nancy O’Malley. As an expert in the area of human trafficking, she shared her perspective onRead more about How One Bay Area Politician Uses Social Innovation to Fight Human Trafficking[…]

Anti-Human Trafficking Crusaders Educate in San Francisco

Anti-Human Trafficking Crusaders Educate in San Francisco

By Jessica Scadron The recent annual San Francisco Collaborative Against Human Trafficking conference gathered law enforcement, nonprofit leaders, politicians, technologists and activists to discuss trends and create new ways to stop trafficking. So I went to learn from the experts.   The journey to stop human trafficking is a slow road. The terrain is complicated,Read more about Anti-Human Trafficking Crusaders Educate in San Francisco[…]