How IBM and Stop the Traffik Are Taking on the Traffickers with Technology

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How IBM and Stop the Traffik Are Taking on the Traffickers with Technology

By Mark Wakefield
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Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 8:00am

CAMPAIGN: IBM 2015 Corporate Responsiblity Report

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On International Human Rights Day, Mark Wakefield, Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs Manager, IBM UK explains how the company has been helping to prevent human trafficking through its support of Stop the Traffik.

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No matter their size, sector, location or scope, no business can ignore human rights. Their scope is wide, covering everything from the right to education to access to water, but one issue in particular is now the most pressing cause of human rights abuses across the world – human trafficking.

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To learn more about IBM's Corporate Citizenship Contributions, see the 2015 Corporate Responsibility Report.

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Kristina Kloberdanz
IBM Corporate Citizenship and Community Affairs
Keywords: Sustainable Finance & Socially Responsible Investment | IBM | Innovation & Technology | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | end human trafficking

CAMPAIGN: IBM 2015 Corporate Responsiblity Report

CONTENT: Article