ISSUES AFFECTING WOMEN
Supporting workers to stand up to trafficking and exploitation
Nearly 21 million people around the world are victims of forced labour.
Thanks to the work of the Coalition of Immokalee Workers, some 30,000 tomato-pickers in Florida have received an additional USD 14 million in wages. There is also a zero tolerance policy in place for forced labour, sexual assault and violence.
© JJ Tiziou Photography
Source: Oak Foundation Annual Report
Year of publication: 2014