Nola Thiess is back from a trip to the “U-N Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking Conference” in Vienna, Austria. Thiess is the Executive Director of the Human Trafficking Awareness Partnership. She’s also heading up the local Esperanza Project which brings Florida Gulf Coast University and Lee County law enforcement together to fight the growing problem of human trafficking in southwest Florida. WGCU’s Luis Hernandez talked with Thiess about her trip and some of the newest information on the fight against human trafficking.
-- Nola Theiss, Executive Director, Human Trafficking Awareness Partnerships, Inc.
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Wednesday, 20 February 2008 00:00
A Conversation with Nola TheissWritten by Luis Hernandez