Tony, from Pimp to Advocate Against Trafficking
Today we will be talking to Tony, who will be sharing openly about his life experience as a pimp and a drug dealer. He will be answering questions like what led him into this kind of lifestyle, why he decided to pursue it and later, leave it. He will be discussing issues that not many dare talk about. The story will bring hope into a context where there seems to be none. We will be linking in with him all the way from Nigeria.
Interview with Ally-Marie and Zanande – Survivors of Prostitution
Today we welcome Ally-Marie Diamond who was born and raised in New Zealand, where she was groomed into the prostitution system as a child. She now speaks up as an advocate for the Nordic model of partial decriminalisation. She founded the Wahine tau rising, which is a survivor led group that supports those who have been, or still are being, exploited by the sex trade. Also joining us we have Zanande who is right here from South Africa. She is a survivor and a radical feminist who spearheads a survivor led network of about 300 women in the Gauteng province.
Interview with Tershia de Klerk from The Joseph Movement
Today we welcome Tershia de Klerk from the Joseph Movement on our podcast. She will be covering several topics from porn and the effects that it has, to prostitution and online safety.
Interview with Anita du Plessis from Freedom Ports Alliance
Today we welcome Anita du Plessis. Anita will speak to us about the important role you play in forwarding information that you witness in your community in order to bring justice for the victims and prosecution against the traffickers.
Interview with Jessica McFall
Today we welcome Jessica McFall. Jessica will share from her first hand experience about the psychological and physical impact human trafficking has had on her. She will take us into the world of captivity but also on her journey of recovery and freedom.
Interview with Heidi and Ian Provo
They are parents of a daughter who was rescued from the gruesome grip of human trafficking. What is shocking about their story, they are what we would consider a normal suburban family- doing the best they can as parents and not once ever suspecting their family would fall victim to the tragedy of human trafficking.
Interview with Cornel Viljoen from the Human Trafficking Hotline Number in South Africa
Today we are talking to Cornel Viljoen from the National Hotline Number. She will give us some practical ways of how to prevent falling prey to human trafficking and the same time give us a good overview of what help is there if you ever see or experience exploitation.
Interview with Bianca van Aswegen from Missing Children South Africa
We are honoured to have Bianca van Aswegen from Missing Children South Africa with us today. Bianca will share with us today the correct steps to take if a loved one goes missing. She will also give us helpful tools that you can put into place before tragedy occurs.