Human Rights in the Supply Chain

May 23, 2016

Coalition members seek to promote respect for human rights throughout corporate operations, including in owned and operated facilities and throughout their global supply chains.  This work includes encouraging companies to assess human rights risks that are relevant to their operations and to adopt a Human Rights Policy that applies throughout their operations and is included […]

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Tri-CRI Member Mercy Investment Services Congratulates Choice Hotels for Signing ECPAT Code

July 15, 2015

Tri-State Coalition member Mercy Investment Services congratulates Choice Hotels for signing the ECPAT Code.  This move follows years of productive engagement between Mercy Investment Services and Choice Hotels on human trafficking.  Read the full press release here and below: Mercy Investment Services congratulates Choice Hotels on signing the ECPAT Code to help end human trafficking.The Sisters […]

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New Resource: Hotel Outreach Toolkit: Preventing Human Trafficking at Major Sporting Events

July 22, 2014

We are pleased to share a Toolkit of resources that can be used to raise awareness of the risks of human trafficking around major sporting events.  The documents, templates, and resources here will enable investors and community groups to engage with the hospitality sector to: 1) To raise awareness of human trafficking within the hospitality […]

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Ongoing Media Coverage of Human Trafficking Awareness Work in the Approach to the Super Bowl

January 27, 2014

The Tri-State Coalition, the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility, and NJ Coalition Against Human Trafficking have received excellent media coverage of the campaign to raise awareness around the risk of human trafficking around the February 2nd Super Bowl, hosted in New Jersey.  The following stories highlight the work of Tri-CRI and our partners to raise […]

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Event: January 15th: New Jersey’s Annual Human Trafficking Awareness Day

January 8, 2014

Join the Tri-State Coalition and the NJ Coalition Against Human Trafficking on Wednesday, January 15th from 7-9 at the Bergen Performing Arts Center to observe Human Trafficking Awareness Day, featuring: The New Jersey Debut of A Day In The Life, A Live Performance of Survivor Stories written by teens and performed by teens Courtney Wong, […]

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Watch CBS segment featuring Tri-CRI’s Work on Human Trafficking

January 2, 2014

Watch CBS Religion & Culture Segment, Living in the Shadows: Religion’s Response To Human Trafficking, featuring Tri-CRI Executive Director Sister Pat Daly and Program Associate Margot Morris.  This powerful piece discusses the different facets of human and labor trafficking and highlights the work of religious communities to respond in a movement for systemic change.  It […]

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Coverage of Tri-State CRI’s Anti-Trafficking Work in the Star Ledger

November 5, 2013

Super Bowl 2014 Pre-game By Mark Di Ionno/Star-Ledger Columnist Follow on Twitter on October 01, 2013 at 7:00 AM, updated October 01, 2013 at 11:58 AM There’s a pre-Super Bowl battle going on, that’s more life-and-death than any football game. This one pits nuns against pimps. And as any Catholic school kid can testify, the […]

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Investors Commend Delta Airways for Efforts to Stop the Trafficking of Children

March 18, 2011

Investors Commend Delta Airways for Efforts to Stop the Trafficking of Children   Members of the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility Applaud Delta for its leadership in adopting the Tourism Code of Conduct (The Code) and encourage other carriers to follow suit. New York, NY// March 18th, 2011///After intense engagement with management on company human […]

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