Freedom Light is committed to decreasing the prevalence of human trafficking, improving anti-trafficking practices and policies, and advancing the rights of survivors.
Freedom Light envisions a world where:
People are not victimized through commercial sexual exploitation or through forced labor.
Persons responsible for trafficking humans are held accountable for their actions.
Businesses are empowered to help combat the human trafficking scourge through evidence-based practices.
Human trafficking survivors are not secondarily exploited by third parties.
Human trafficking policy is founded on empirical evidence, materially advancing the battle against trafficking, rather than rhetoric and emotion.
Decision-makers have access to accurate anti-trafficking information.
Human trafficking survivors are provided the resources needed to thrive.
Freedom Light aims to:
Conduct and fund innovative research to identify evidence-based interventions for reducing the prevalence of human trafficking, as well as increasing the prosecution of offenders and protection of victims.
Empower businesses to combat human trafficking through training, and technical assistance, and developing and implementing anti-trafficking best practices.
Advocate for effective legislation to combat human trafficking.
Disseminate accurate information regarding human trafficking to legislators, practitioners, businesses, and the public.
Provide human trafficking survivors with the resources needed to rebuild their lives and thrive post-rescue.