Ask Congress to pass a law preventing trafficked children from being treated as criminals
Verité aims to ensure that globalization works for poor and vulnerable people around the world. It strives to make powerful institutions, particulary the private sector, take responsibility for solving human rights problems directly connected to their goods and crops. The impact of Verité's work is tangible: workers and harvesters have received more income; women, minorities and migrants have more opportunities; children and those in forced labor have more protections; there are safer working conditions in factories, farms, fisheries and mines; and workers and harvesters are more empowered.
To ensure that people around the world work under safe, fair and legal conditions