Founder’s Note

Welcome to the Founder’s Note. Here you can find interesting links, articles, and more shared by Talk Trafficking Founder Selina Urbak-Maard. You can also follow up on Talk Trafficking developments and read the Founder’s Note.

If you have any comments or have something you would like Selina to share on Founder’s Note, then please send it to Founder Selina Urbak-Maard at selina@talktrafficking.org

CNN Freedom Project Renewing Their Commitment to do Their Part in the Fight Against Human Trafficking

i Mar 31st No Comments by

An interesting update from CNN Freedom Project;  

Large Scale Police Mission Against Human Trafficking in Denmark

i Mar 7th No Comments by

Last week in Denmark, 95 people were arrested by the police under a large scale action against Human Trafficking and organised crime. This particular criminal (trafficking) network, lured several people from Romania with promises of work, when really they were interested using their identities for fraud and forced these people to work under absolutely awful conditions. Most of the people rescued in this mission were trafficked men. The police identified 22 criminals out of the 95 people found, 15 of…
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Art and Human Trafficking

i Feb 4th No Comments by

Tonight I would like to share a video I found on YouTube, where a young artist attempts to “…evoke the horrors of human trafficking…” through this amazing piece. Art is a fantastic way of creating awareness and teaching about serious issues such as Human Trafficking. I hope that this young artist can inspire other people to express themselves through art. Check out the video below and read more about this piece. “Published on Jan 16, 2015 The CHS art department…
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Male victims of Human Trafficking

i Jan 21st No Comments by

Today I would like to share some videos about trafficked men. I often find that they are forgotten in the debates and fight against Human Trafficking. I hope that these videos will give you an idea of what men are trafficked for and what life is like as a male victim of Human Trafficking. I also hope that it will inspire you to include them in your own debates and fight against Human Trafficking.        

Harry Potter fans take action!

i Jan 21st No Comments by

There are a lot of different ways you can take part in the fight against Human Trafficking. Check out this article about Harry Potter fans taking action along with Harry Potter Alliance and Harry Potter Global Franchise Development – to help end child slavery;  http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/act-four/wp/2015/01/13/how-harry-potter-fans-won-a-four-year-fight-against-child-slavery/

Talk Trafficking Event January 9th, 2015

i Jan 9th No Comments by

Dear Readers, I would like to welcome you to the new and improved Talk Trafficking website. We have been so fortunate as to get this new website donated by Mikael Hardø. Mikael has not only spent a great deal of his time designing the new website, but also on making sure that all visions, ambitions and necessities regarding our platform have been met. A new website design is not the only thing we get to present to you. We also…
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#4BoysChat – Join in on the debate on Twitter!

i Jan 9th No Comments by

Today I would like to share, amongst other things, the initiative which will take place on Twitter;  “Boys4Chat – which has also been shared on our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/TalkTrafficking The reason why I would like to share this with you is because I find that the issue of trafficked males gets very little attention. Which is why it is just great to see such an initiative as #4BoysChat. Check it out at take part in the debate!

Event at the Copenhagen Main Station

i Jan 9th No Comments by

This Monday January 12, 2015, the Center Against Human Trafficking, Ministry of Children, Gender Equality, Integration and Social Affiars, and the National Board of Social Services are commencing their campaign “DET DU IKKE SER” (What you don’t see). If you are in the area – I highly recommend you go and check it out! https://www.facebook.com/pages/Center-mod-Menneskehandel/117987584945362?fref=ts Årsager til menneskehandel from Socialstyrelsen i Danmark on Vimeo.