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...
"Human Trafficking: In Plain Sight." 2017 Women in the World Summit. April 2017.
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.
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