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About Us

Trust Women is committed to find real solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide. The annual event brings together global corporations, lawyers, government representatives, and pioneers in the field of women’s rights and anti-slavery.

The 2015 annual conference brought together 550 global leaders from 50 countries including Brazil, Australia, China, India, Kyrgyzstan and Switzerland. The two-day event reached 65 million people worldwide through extensive media coverage and highly interactive social media engagement.

Experience Trust Women

Videos

News

Photos

Agenda

Modern-slavery and human trafficking

  • Child slavery and stories of survival
  • How to clean your supply chain
  • Migrants: crisis or new normality?
  • Launch of Stop Slavery Award

Women entrepreneurs

  • Female-led entrepreneurship: success patterns
  • Innovation: women driving change
  • Women: breaking the taboos
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Previous Speakers

Trust Women brings together world leaders and inspirational campaigners with powerful stories and solutions for change. Previous speakers have included:

Cherie Blair

Lawyer and founder of the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

James Kofi Annan

President, Challenging Heights

Josephine Kulea

Executive Director, Samburu Girls Foundation

Emma Webb

Head of EU University Partnerships, Coursera

Kathy Calvin

President and Chief Executive Officer, United Nations Foundation

Livia Firth

Creative Director, Eco Age

Mabel van Oranje

Initiator and Chair, Girls Not Brides

Shabana Basij-Rasikh

Co-founder and President, SOLA- School of Leadership, Afghanistan

Sarah Degnan Kambou

President, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

Sherizaan Minwalla

Human Rights lawyer

Anish Kapoor

Artist

Jean Baderschneider

CEO, Global Fund to End Slavery
All Speakers

TRUST WOMEN ACTIONS

Trust Women is committed to action. At the conference, delegates commit to find practical solutions to empower women and to fight slavery worldwide.

Support for Yazidi Women and Girls victimized by ISIS

Providing therapeutic support, medical services and income opportunities to Yazidi women and girls victimised by ISIS.

Career Academy for Survivors of Trafficking

Introducing an intensive “Career Academy” giving survivors of human trafficking comprehensive training, support, mentoring and professional development opportunities.

Empowering Women Through Mobile Reading

Worldreader is taking action with a commitment to reach 5 million women with life-changing digital books on their mobile phones by the end of 2018.
All Actions

Awards

Scholarships

Advisory Board

Mabel van Oranje

Initiator and Chair, Girls Not Brides

Cherie Blair

Lawyer & Founder, Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Queen Noor

Founder & Chair, the King Hussein Foundation

Cathy Russell

U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues

Stephen Dunbar-Johnson

President, International, The New York Times Company

John Studzinski

CBE, Vice Chairman of Blackstone

Livia Firth

Creative Director, Eco Age

Sima Samar

Chairperson, AIHRC
All Advisory Board

You told me this conference was about action, and you were right. You pulled together something

Michael Brosowski Founder & CEO, Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation

I didn’t think it could get better than last year but somehow you managed to do so

Karen Friedman Agnifilo Chief Assistant District Attorney, New York County District Attorney’s Office

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Annya Schneider

Speakers and Programme

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