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Michelle Michels

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Modern Slavery: Nick Grono CEO of international organisation 'The Freedom Fund' discusses approaches and strategies undertaken by the agency to ameliorate Modern Slavery with Michelle Michels

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Nick Grono is an Australian (ex-pat) human rights campaigner who heads the Freedom Fund in London – the world's first private donor fund dedicated to ending slavery. Nick speaks with Michelle Michels about the work 'The Freedom Fund' is doing throughout modern slavery affected countries to assist in reducing the incidence of human trafficking into modern slavery. Nick is also the co-chair of the Jo Cox Foundation, and a board member of Girls Not Brides, the Global Partnership to End Child Marriage. Nick was the inaugural CEO of the Walk Free Foundation, a leading international actor in the fight against modern slavery. Prior to this, Nick was the Deputy President and COO of the International Crisis Group (ICG), the world’s leading conflict prevention NGO. Nick has testified on conflict and human rights issues before the European, UK, Dutch, and Australian Parliaments.

18mins

18 Mar 2021

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Modern Slavery: Food and Fashion Fail . Michelle Michels talks about the history of slavery regulation. Interview with Terry Fitzpatrick from 'Free The Slaves' Washington New York US. Part 1 35 min listen

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The world has NOT moved on from slavery which was abolished 150 years ago in the worlds western democracies. It's still exists and many of the products we wear and eat are by-products of exploitation.2020 was the 20 year anniversary if the abolition of slavery recognised in the of the Palermo Protocol (to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children). Palermo Protocol 2000 and the Treaty for Trafficking Victims Protections Act was enacted. Terry Fitzpatrick discusses these protocols.The Modern Slavery legislative regime introduced into Australia in January 2019 is a complex topic with historical references that go back centuries. Slavery has been an unfortunately been in existence for millennia. The culture of slavery is embedded in may civilisations and has complemented profit for the same amount of time. Battling the nefarious practice which undermines human rights and dignity is a massive and complex task. this episode Michelle Michels speaks to Terry Fitzgerald Free The Slaves Media and Advocacy officer and Nick Grono human rights advocate against slavery and CEO of the Freedom Fund . Modern slavery is $150 billion industry built on the misery and suffering of human beings.Terry Fitzpatrick defines the topic, who is affected and how it is slavery perpetuated and means to address it. Trafficking of people is at the core of modern slavery.The ‘rule of law ‘approach that countries are pursuing to contain modern slavery is discussed. Which countries are taking steps to introduce laws to discourage illegal work practices. Terry explains the ‘four prong approach’ to stopping modern slavery. What is ethical purchasing , how do companies ensure they have supply chains that are free of enslaved labour. https://www.freetheslaves.net/

35mins

10 Mar 2021

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Modern Slavery: Food and Fashion Fail. Michelle Michels iv's Terry Fitzpatrick (cont'd) from 'Free the Slaves' in Washington US.

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Terry Fitzpatrick from 'Free the Slaves' continues to inform us about the culture behind modern slavery and the corporate and government iprograms that can help reduce the modern slavery work force in the world.. Terry speaks about the groundwork that Free The Slaves performed and initiatives to get children out of slavery

26mins

28 Feb 2021

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Pfizer Nascholingen - Cardiale Amyloidose (Feat. Michelle Michels)

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In deze aflevering gaat Michelle Michels, cardioloog werkzaam bij het Erasmus MC met als aandachtgebieden o.a. cardiogenetica in gesprek over o.a. de drie mythes rondom cardiale amyloïdose; het is zeldzaam, moeilijk te diagnosticeren en niet te behandelen…?

28mins

5 Feb 2021

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September 16, 2020 - Michelle Michels

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September 16, 2020 - Michelle Michels

10mins

16 Sep 2020

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August 10, 2020 - Michelle Michels

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August 10, 2020 - Michelle Michels

11mins

10 Aug 2020

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Fire affected Animal Rescue: Animals Australia Louise Bonomi speaks to Michelle Michels

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Speaking to Lou Bonomi Director of Development at Animals Australia about the efforts on the ground to rescue injured Australian native and domestic/farm animals after the recent catastrophic fires along the east coast of Australia and South Australia. AA is a peak welfare and animal protection organisation in Australia. They are committed to the best interests of animals. Their mission includes assisting other organisations to ensure animals are protected and treated humanely. Please donate www.animalsaustralia.org ... From their website .We are Australia's leading animal protection organisation. Our investigations and campaigns are recognised the world over. We unite millions of people who believe in a world where animals are free from cruelty.

20 Jan 2020