Our Continuing Advocacy

ASSET strives to establish transparency legislation across the globe. Below, you can learn about how we advocate for action and what we do to create a future without slavery. 

Julia Ormond meets U.S. Representative Chris Smith (NJ-4) while testifying at the Helsinki Commission

Julia Ormond meets U.S. Representative Chris Smith (NJ-4) while testifying at the Helsinki Commission

Advocacy Archive

Julia Ormond's Testimony before the Commission on Cooperation & Security in Europe: The U.S. Helsinki Commission

Julia Ormond testifies before the Helsinki Commission on her advocacy work and why eliminating slavery from supply chains is a powerful way to end slave labor.

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United Nations Security Council Formula Meeting: "Implications of Human Trafficking for International Peace and Security"

Julia Ormond addresses the United Nations Security Council. Here, she argues that slavery and human trafficking is both reprehensible and a security. She discusses steps that can be taken to reduce slavery, catch traders, and shares the stories of slave victims and survivors.

Modern Day Slavery: Spotlight on the 2006 "Trafficking in Persons Report," Force Labor and Sex Trafficking at the World Cup

Julia Ormond gives testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on International Relations on how slavery is a global problem with global implications.