John hosted a panel discussion on the topic of human trafficking, the guests were: Melinda from Tear Fund, Sarah from Hagar International and Anna from Nvader.
Melinda Tankard Reist - is a Canberra author, speaker, media commentator, blogger and advocate for women and girls. She is well known for her work on the objectification of women and sexualisation of girls and efforts to address violence against women.
Sarah Scott Webb is the Marketing and Communications Manager for Hagar NZ. Sarah has spent most of the past 15 years working in the not-for-profit sector, including a variety of marketing and advocacy roles. She has a Post Grad Diploma in Applied Theology, focussing on theological issues surrounding modern day slavery, and a Masters in International Relations.
Anna Roberts is an experienced investigator and was part of the original team that founded Nvader (Nvader combats sex trafficking in the Asia/Pacific region). She has been on multiple deployments offshore and her role as part of the investigative team meant she dealt directly with the victims of sex trafficking during and after their rescue.