We are African survivor leaders who share a commitment to eradicating human trafficking both in Africa and globally. Our approach is centered on the empowerment of survivor leaders and the cultivation of a united movement, aimed to bring about a profound transformation in the fight against human trafficking by uniting the voices of African survivors, empowering emerging survivor leaders, fostering collaboration, advocating for policy reforms, raising awareness through a survivor-centered approach, and establishing strategic partnerships.

The African Survivor Coalition acts as a collaborative community addressing survivor challenges on their path to empowerment and leadership, while amplifying their voices in anti-human trafficking efforts.

To envision a network of empowered survivor advocates from all 54 African nations thriving and inspiring change to combat human trafficking.

To empower, unite and amplify the voices of African survivor leaders in global anti-human trafficking efforts, with a shared goal of ending human trafficking and supporting victims and survivors.

  • To empower and strengthen survivor leaders, enabling them to develop capacities to create programs, initiatives and realize their aspirations.
  • To establish a resilient movement of empowered survivor leaders, with representation from all 54 African nations.
  • To foster connections between survivor-led organizations, donors, and partners, bridging critical gaps.
  • To advocate for policies informed by survivors, aimed at reducing vulnerabilities, enhancing victim protection, and fortifying legal frameworks.

The African Survivor Coalition is guided by a set of core values that underpin our approach to combating human trafficking:

  • Survivor-Centered: We prioritise the needs, voices, experiences, perspectives, and well-being of survivors in all our endeavours, as they are at the heart of our efforts.
  • Empowerment:We believe in the transformative potential of survivor leadership and work to empower survivors to drive change.
  • Inclusivity: We embrace and value survivors and stakeholders from diverse cultures and backgrounds, striving for inclusivity in our partnerships, and initiatives.
  • Collaboration: We recognize that combating human trafficking requires collaborative efforts with survivors, communities, governments, NGOs, private sectors and other stakeholders.
  • Resilience: We embrace resilience in the face of challenges and work towards creating a movement that withstands adversity.
  • Coordinated and Integrated: We work within a unified and interconnected approach across all aspects of our response efforts given the multifaceted nature of modern slavery and human trafficking.

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