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Julia Ormond speaks at Social Innovation Summit 2016 about how slave labor remains prominent and what companies and consumers can do to reduce it.

Bill Clinton praises ASSET's effort's to end slavery in corporate supply chains.

How the Power of Partnership Can Stop Modern Slavery

Julia Ormond and ASSET contributed to this Deloitte report, published in October 2015, on how global citizens, private enterprises, and NGOs can work together to end slavery.

Archived News and Media


October 28, 2016: Julia Ormond Speaks with Maria Suarez, Human Trafficking Survivor and founder of the Maria Suarez Foundation, about Human Trafficking and How to Be a Social Change Agent

April 11, 2016: Modern Slavery - Closer Than You Think?

January 29, 2016: Julia Ormond 30 Second Spot Against Human Trafficking and Slavery (video)



UK Anti-Slavery Disclosure Law Will Apply to Thousands of Companies (July 30, 2015)

Julia Ormond speaks with Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton and Top Corporate Leaders to Discuss Human Trafficking (July 26, 2015)

Julia Ormond Speaks at the Milken Institute's Transforming Global Supply Chains to Be Humane and Ethical (includes video) (April 28, 2015)

Fighting Modern Slavery Through Data and Information Sharing (January 12, 2015)

Julia Ormond asks Bill Clinton, Queen Rania, and John Chambers what NGOs can do better to end slavery in supply chains (video) (September 25, 2014)

Guardian Interview -- Julia Ormond Calls on Businesses to Do More to Stamp out Human Trafficking (September 10, 2013)



Julia Ormond Speaks about Supply Chain Slavery at the 2012 Oslo Freedom Forum (video) (May 23, 2012)

California Transparency in Supply Chains Act Takes Effect January 1, 2012 (December 9, 2011)

Slavery and Supply Chains (May 25, 2011)

Smith Chairs Hearing on Human Trafficking in a Troubled Economy (May 23, 2011)

Julia Ormond Spoke at the BSR Conference 2010 about the Urgency to Stop Human Trafficking and Slavery in Supply Chains (video) (November 3, 2010)

Transparency in Supply Chains Act Is Now Law (October 21, 2010)

Larry King Takes on Modern Slavery (featuring video)(October 19, 2010)

Governor Schwarzenegger Thanks Julia Ormond for Her Work on the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act (video) (October 18, 2010)

Julia Ormond and California State Senate President Pro Tempore, Darrell Steinberg, Speak at the Signing of the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act (video) (October 18, 2010)