Human Rights Lawyer Martina Vandenberg
In This Video
Martina Vandenberg is the founder and president of The Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Centre. She has dedicated her life to fighting human trafficking, forced labor, and violence against women. She discusses how she started as a lawyer fighting human trafficking and the challenges she faced in prosecuting traffickers.
Subsequent videos discuss her experience founding one of Russia’s first rape crisis centers in the 1990s; the Human Trafficking Pro Bono Legal Centre’s work to support survivors of trafficking with access to quality legal services; challenges in prosecuting human traffickers globally; the role each of us can play in combating trafficking worldwide; and the remarkable resilience she has seen in survivors of sexual violence and how they inspire her to continue fighting for human rights issues.