BEST: Businesses Ending Slavery and Trafficking aligns and equips leaders to use the power of business to prevent human trafficking.
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. Watch this short video to learn why your organization should take steps to prevent sex trafficking & sex buying. Ready to take action?
BEST works with hotels to:
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...
Board Spotlight: Michael B. Maine
HR has an emerging role in battling sex trafficking. SHRM, May 25, 2016.
How the tech industry is fueling the local sex trade. Crosscut.com, May 12, 2016.
Washington tech industry to tackle sex trafficking. KIRO 7 News. May 10, 2016.
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