Joanna Ewart-James


As Director, Joanna leads the 8 million strong community in taking action to end modern slavery around the world.

Joanna joined from Anti-Slavery International, where she created the popular site, established the Staff Wanted Initiative and lobbied for the adoption of anti-slavery laws. Joanna has also worked in the UK Foreign Office, academia and philanthropy managing multi-million dollar budgets to support human rights organisations globally.

Joanna holds an MA in Human Rights and is a contributing author to the 2015 Palgrave publication 'Vulnerability, exploitation and migrants: Insecure work in a globalised economy'.