852 Freedom Campaign | 852 Freedom Campaign
852 Freedom Campaign is to mobilize ordinary people across Hong Kong to play an active role in fighting human slavery by using their skills and abilities to raise awareness, funding and new initiatives.
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THE PROBLEM: MODERN DAY SLAVERY

These victims, who can be found in factories, construction sites, within fisheries and sex venues, are coerced into working for little or no pay, deprived of their freedom, and often subjected to unimaginable suffering.  The UN has indicated that there are more slaves in the world today than at any other time in history.

WHERE WERE YOU?

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After encountering first-hand trafficked victims on the streets of Nepal as a public health officer, Matt Friedman dedicated the next 25 years to anti-trafficking activism and fundraising. He asks how we can change attitudes to human trafficking, get more people involved and bring an end to slavery in the modern era.

About 852 Freedom Campaign

Our Vision:

The 852 Freedom Campaign is a new justice movement with a focus on raising up our next generation’s abolitionists to help end modern slavery in our lifetime.

Our Objective:

To mobilize ordinary people across Hong Kong and Asia to play an active role in fighting human slavery by using their skills and abilities to raise awareness, funding and new initiatives. 

Our Target Groups:

Our target group includes anyone who has a heart for wanting to see slavery end. This includes: Christians, students, business people, professionals, NGO workers, and the general public.

Our Partners:

To help address this important human rights issue, the 852 Freedom Campaign, the International Christian Assembly (ICA) Church and The Mekong Club have initiated a new justice movement entitled “852 Freedom Campaign” with a focus on raising up our next generation’s abolitionists to help end modern slavery in our lifetime. Any organization willing to join from all areas, including: churches, corporations, NGOs, schools, universities, and community groups etc.

OUR GOAL

5000

people educated on the topic

100

committed volunteers trained and deployed

20

community leaders extensively trained

2000000

HKD raised

Our APPROACH:

The objective of the 852 Freedom Campaign is to mobilize ordinary people across Hong Kong to play an active role in fighting human slavery by using their skills and abilities to raise awareness, funding and new initiatives.

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To educate, motivate and inspire a new generation of abolitionists

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To find practical roles for anyone who wants to help

To experiment with new and innovative ways to raise awareness and funding

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To document these efforts and disseminate the lessons learned to others

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To develop a community that walks together for social justice

The Stories

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  • Human Trafficking

852 FREEDOM CAMPAIGN EVENTS 2015

This is a city-wide movement of fighting modern slavery and we are mobilizing churches, companies, schools to volunteer their talents and do their part to help.

We are also partnering with frontline NGO workers who help victims of slavery and exploitation. And we are campaigning with an international TV channel to reach the city of Hong Kong and through their network of more than 1,400 churches. People from over 30 different churches supported our first event, the Sweatshop Challenge, on May 8, 2015. 

OUR TEAM

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For more information, please submit the Contact Us Form or email us at 852FreedomCampaign@gmail.com