Trust Women conference news Trust Women conference news Modern day slavery too often goes unpunished in India, says report Tue, 4 Aug 2015 13:15:00 GMT Filipina maid photographs "modern slavery" in Hong Kong Thu, 25 Jun 2015 16:30:00 GMT Prabir Talukdar wins 2015 Trust Women Photo Award India-based photojournalist Prabir Talukdar has been unveiled as the winner of the 2015 Trust Women Photo Award, a joint initiative by the Thomson Reuters Foundation and Microsoft. Thu, 2 Apr 2015 17:15:00 GMT Monique Villa's ICRW Champions for Change Awards acceptance remarks Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:30:00 GMT Monique Villa Honoured with Champions for Change Award Thomson Reuters Foundation CEO Monique Villa was recognised for her vision and effort in the fight against human trafficking and modern-day slavery at a star-studded gala awards event in London on March 12. Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:15:00 GMT A personal message from Monique Villa Tue, 25 Nov 2014 07:15:00 GMT Trust Women Media Coverage Highlights Trust Women 2014 received extensive media coverage and high-level social media mentions around the world. News of the Trust Women conference reached 40 million people worldwide in two days through broadcast, print, and online media coverage. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:30:00 GMT Former African child slave calls for end to global scourge For seven years he risked his life diving into the murky waters of Ghana's vast Lake Volta to untangle fishing nets Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:00:00 GMT Nobel peace laureate Satyarthi says failure to end slavery is global sin "We have to build a civil rights movement against slavery," Satyarthi tells Trust Women conference Wed, 19 Nov 2014 06:00:00 GMT Want to grow more food? Boost investment, women's land tenure, researcher says Give women the same access to land, credit, advice and markets as men, and they could increase yields on their farms by more than 20 percent Tue, 18 Nov 2014 10:45:00 GMT INTERVIEW-UK anti-slavery chief wants more cases exposed, more prosecutions Anti-slavery chief hopes new law will give victims more confidence to report traffickers, leading to more prosecutions Tue, 18 Nov 2014 09:45:00 GMT INTERVIEW-Technology revolution "brings the bank" to poor women Around 2.8 billion people worldwide do not have a bank account, Mary Ellen Iskenderian of Women's World Banking has said Tue, 18 Nov 2014 08:30:00 GMT Balkan women face fight to inherit property Many people still believe property should be passed down through the male line, along with the family name Tue, 18 Nov 2014 03:00:00 GMT US data war on sex trafficking to reach Europe Data has led to 22 ongoing sex trafficking investigations and contributed to several trials and convictions Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:00:00 GMT Nobel peace laureate calls for global action to end child slavery Kailash Satyarthi has been credited with freeing over 80,000 child labourers in India over the past 30 years Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:00:00 GMT A better world: strengthening women's land rights Mon, 17 Nov 2014 12:15:00 GMT To advance women’s empowerment, business must be at the table Tue, 11 Nov 2014 05:00:00 GMT The Impatiens Kilimanjari Foundation and the Ladies Trekking Club support 10 Maasai girls through school. Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:45:00 GMT The Ripple Effect - Women Powering Work Through Microfinance And Entrepreneurship Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:45:00 GMT Meet the Delegate, Sarah Degnan Kambou Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:00:00 GMT Kailash, the other hero Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:15:00 GMT Fighting Violence with Voice: Transforming the Conversation on Violence Against Women Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:30:00 GMT Meet the Delegate, Antonella Notari Vischer Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:00:00 GMT From Malala to Memory, the Power of Girls Fri, 10 Oct 2014 06:45:00 GMT Rafea Um Gomar: The first female solar engineer in Jordan Sun, 5 Oct 2014 21:00:00 GMT When women take the lead Afghan girls work at a first Internet cafe for women in Kabul March 8, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT 'Leaning In' And 'Pulling Up': Women's Economic Equality In The Middle East Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:00:00 GMT Female leaders from all around the world back the campaign to release the Nigerian school girls Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:45:00 GMT Modern slavery generates $150 billion in profits globally per year - ILO Wed, 17 Sep 2014 06:00:00 GMT How Empowering Girls Can Help End Child Marriage Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:00:00 GMT Financial Inclusion Conference Series - Products that promote financial inclusion Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT Announcing the Trust Women Hero Award Finalists Mon, 8 Sep 2014 21:00:00 GMT Kenya launches FGM and child marriage hotline Thu, 4 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT Connections with an impact Mon, 1 Sep 2014 13:30:00 GMT Brazil's first indigenous woman lawyer beats prejudice to battle for land rights Mon, 1 Sep 2014 11:15:00 GMT Kenya passes law to step up fight against human trafficking Mon, 1 Sep 2014 10:30:00 GMT Announcing the Trust Women Journalist Award Finalists Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:30:00 GMT How Fair Trade is Transforming the Fashion Industry Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:00:00 GMT Secure land rights for Rwanda’s women are critical for families and the nation Thu, 31 Jul 2014 07:15:00 GMT The cost of maternal death in Kenya Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:15:00 GMT Educate dads if you want to end child marriage - Malala's father Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMT 5 Innovative Trends in Women's Economic Equality Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:45:00 GMT Nominate your women’s rights hero for the Trust Women Awards by 4 July! Nominations now open. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 21:00:00 GMT Child labour, marriage and trafficking keeping millions of Kenyans out of school Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:30:00 GMT Steeper penalties for sexual exploitation of minors in New York state? New York State, which passed the nation’s first law treating sex-trafficked minors as victims rather than criminals, is to consider broader legislation that would increase punishment for those who buy sex, particularly from minors, and further protect trafficking victims. Wed, 14 May 2014 08:30:00 GMT Testimonials from the 2013 Conference Hear what delegates and speakers are saying about Trust Women Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:45:00 GMT A year of impact Impact, growth and women. These are the three words that best define 2013 at the Thomson Reuters Foundation. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 11:45:00 GMT Where does human trafficking happen? Right in front of you Not My Life, a powerful documentary by Academy Award-nominated director Robert Bilheimer, tells the stories of survivors of human trafficking around the world, painting a picture of this horrific crime that many people still think of as a phenomenon confined to remote corners of the developing world. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:30:00 GMT The Trust Women Awards Winners Mon, 9 Dec 2013 06:15:00 GMT 2013 Trust Women Actions Thu, 5 Dec 2013 11:30:00 GMT Thirty million people are slaves, half in India - survey A new index gives a global snapshot of the state of modern slavery, ranging from sex trafficking and debt bondage to forced labour Thu, 7 Nov 2013 06:00:00 GMT Join Salma Hayek Pinault at Trust Women Mon, 4 Nov 2013 19:00:00 GMT They Walk Among Us - Monique Villa on Modern-Day Slavery Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:00:00 GMT Feminism a Good Fit for One 'Good Muslim Boy' Wed, 11 Sep 2013 07:00:00 GMT Trust Women Conference: Register now and get 20% off Mon, 13 May 2013 12:46:00 GMT Thomson Reuters Foundation and Manhattan District Attorney launch anti-slavery initiative Fri, 10 May 2013 08:53:00 GMT Actions from Trust Women Conference Read about the actions from the Trust Women Conference. Thu, 9 May 2013 13:35:00 GMT Trust Women Conference: The actions Find out more about the actions from the first Trust Women Conference. Tue, 1 Jan 2013 11:23:00 GMT Slavery beyond the sex trade Find out more about the modern-day slaves. Mon, 3 Dec 2012 06:06:00 GMT Fighting human trafficking An interview with two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Nicholas Kristof. Sat, 1 Dec 2012 04:07:00 GMT India worst G20 country for women A groundbreaking poll on women's rights across G20. Fri, 30 Nov 2012 07:02:00 GMT