Presidential Proclamation – National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month, 2015

President Obama released a proclamation declaring January 2015 National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. This month will culminate in National Freedom Day on February first. President Obama called on all americans to recognize their role in helping to eradicate modern slavery by buying products free of forced labor. He called for business and non-profit leaders to ensure their supply chains do not employ the use of slavery. President Obama also promised that the United States Government would continue to try to fight human trafficking on the legislative level. The Weyi campaign supports President Obama and all efforts working towards eradicating slave labor and human trafficking. Via...

Weyi Campaign Emphasizes Importance of Anti-Human Trafficking

Emmanuel Weyi is adamant about eradicating the abhorrent practices of slave labor and human trafficking in the DRC and in the world at large. CHTCS believes in the same mission of bringing safety, dignity and fair practice to all industries — especially those with historically high rates of human trafficking, such as mining. Counter Human Trafficking Compliance Solutions was started by Linda Rizk and James D. Wiley, and provides extensive assessments to aid companies in abolishing human trafficking along with child and slave labor. Additionally, they generate After Action Reports, Improvement Plans, Supplier Research and Verification as well as identify compliance recommendations. Human trafficking is regrettably all too prevalent in the Democratic Republic of Congo and developing nations worldwide. Emmanuel Weyi believes in sharing in the common goals of people who are actively working to eliminate this tragic practice. We are hopeful that through strategic action, the Weyi Campaign and CHTCS can impact their own spheres and each make serious strides in expunging the practices of human trafficking on a global scale. Describing the common goals of the Weyi Campaign and Counter Human Trafficking Compliance Solutions, Linda Rizk stated: “I believe what we can do together will change the world: not just the...