Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking strives to create a world in which no one is trafficked. BEST believes that every person has the right to be free from sexual exploitation and forced labor.
Businesses Ending Slavery & Trafficking and the Washington Hospitality Association Education Foundation Form New Partnership
BEST works with hotels to:
The BEST Employers Alliance is the first public-private partnership in the nation to work across industries to prevent sex trafficking and sex buying. BEST Employers Alliance Partners have access to a self-assessment tool, detailed BEST Practices, including sample practices by leading employers, vetted policy language, and educational resources. Read more...
A lack of alternative employment opportunities is one of the most serious barriers for people seeking freedom from a trafficker.
BEST connects survivors and persons at risk with existing job training programs and potential employers. Read more...
Television Interview with Dr. Mar Brettmann and Marin Stewart. "Ending Human Trafficking, one hotel at a time." New Day Northwest, March 6, 2017.
"AAHOA and BEST Form New Partnership." February 8, 2017.
"Proclamation continues county's commitment to end human trafficking." Multnomah County, December 28, 2016.
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