Our MISSION is to serve the Network through empowering, equipping and encouraging NFN members. We do this by being a point of connection, a channel of communication and a network of collaboration for the Counter-Human Trafficking community.
Our services include: networking, member support, case management, information sharing, advocacy and consultation, and gap areas including ad hoc victim assistance, safe house support and awareness.
More detailed information:
Existing as a backbone to bring together role players across S.A.
Basic vetting of new members.
Allowing a higher level of credibility in the counter-trafficking community.
Creating the space for “one voice” in several areas of the work.
Connecting members with others doing the same / similar work.
Referral within a network of experts, skills and knowledge.
Providing access to key contact points in each province.
Amplifying and supporting the work of members.
Promoting members’ open counter-TIP events.
Representing members at the National Intersectoral Committee for Trafficking In Persons (NIC:TIP) meetings.
Working towards better cooperation between Government and NGOs.
Providing Counter-Trafficking information, resources and news.
Providing a regular online platform for members to: share ideas, challenges and solutions; receive advice and guidance; and discuss relevant topics.
Case management, including expertise and guiding advice.
Meeting member needs, or facilitating assistance, if and when possible.
Providing access to the Network for research within the field.
Access to otherwise unknown opportunities.