next tuesday january 31st Music To Inspire will be released and presented at the UN headquarters in NY. Music To Inspire, Artist United Against Human Trafficking, is a musical intiative to support the blueheart campaign. The Blue Heart Campaign’s goal is to inspire people and mobilize support for action against human trafficking by international organizations, Governments, civil society, the private sector and ultimately by individuals. The Blue Heart also aims to enable citizens to show their support for the cause and to increase understanding of the issue of human trafficking in order to spur coordinated actions to fight the crime. The intention is that the Blue Heart becomes the symbol for human trafficking , similar to the red ribbon which is the symbol for HIV and AIDS. More information can be found at www.unodc.org/blueheart. Human trafficking is a crime that shames us all. It involves the act of recruiting, transporting, transferring, harbouring or receiving a person through the use of force, deception or other means for the purpose of exploiting them.
Every year, thousands of men, women and children fall into the hands of traffickers, in their own countries and abroad. Every country in the world is affected by trafficking, whether as a country of origin, transit or destination for victims. Human trafficking is directly linked to inequality, migration, climate change, poverty,... #endhumantrafficking #endinequality