September 2017

Fighting Slavery Remains a Global Challenge, Whatever the Numbers Say by Zoe Fortune – South China Morning Post

Hong Kong is Showing Way for Asia to Fight Modern Slavery, Says Head of NGO that Harnesses Corporate Power to do Good featuring Matt Friedman – South China Morning Post


July 2017

Human-trafficking is a global crime, and the world must join the fight to end it by Matthew Friedman – South China Morning Post

China’s Trafficking Problem featuring Matthew Friedman – The World of Chinese

We are all failing in the fight against human trafficking by Matthew Friedman and Ralph Simpson – The Nation


June 2017

US ranks China amongst worst human trafficking nations, risking a Beijing backlash featuring Matthew Friedman – South China Morning Post


May 2017

How can human trafficking front line responders use technology? featuring Silvia Mera – Thomson Reuters Foundation


March 2017

CNN 10 featuring Matt Friedman (from 1:22) – CNN


January 2017

Linking information and action in the fight against human trafficking by Matt Friedman – OpenDemocracy

The Mekong Club meets with UNU-CS in Macau United Nations University Computing and Society


December 2016

From DNA to laws to data, five key tools to combat trafficking in 2017Thomson Reuters

Let’s make Thailand a safe haven for kids by M. Friedman and P. Kamnuansilpa – Bangkok Post

Women trafficking and the US’s worrisome silence – an interview with Matt Friedman –  Politheor

Matt Friedman shortlisted for the Gold Standard Award for ”Communicator of the Year”Public Affairs Asia


November 2016

Private Sector has Ways to Halt Slavery – Bangkok Post

Local Hongkongers need to join fight to abolish slavery, husband and wife activists say – South China Morning Post

Fighting the good fight: Combatting human slavery in Thailand by Matthew Friedman and John Draper –


October 2016

Human trafficking. Interview with Matthew Friedman – International Affairs Forum

Sweatshop simulation is an eye-opener for many – Roodeport Northsider


September 2016

Fighting Human Slavery: Why the Private Sector Should Care – Human Development Report Office (UNDP)

Vietnam wakes up to its human trafficking problem – IRIN news


July 2016

Matt Friedman’s radio interview in Seattle Public Affairs, I Heart Media


June 2016

New study says global slavery up 30% CNN


May 2016

Sex obsession mars slavery coverage, experts tell journalists Thomson Reuters Foundation News

Hong Kong Volunteers aim to raise HK$ 2 million to fight against human trafficking South China Morning Post


March 2016

Hong Kong human trafficking problem is focus at conferenceSouth China Morning Post


February 2016

Matthew Friedman, The Mekong ClubPublic Affairs Asia Forum 2015

Book review: ‘Where were you?’ by Matthew FriedmanSouth China Morning Post


November 2015

If We Can’t Measure Slavery, Does It Exist?Huffington Post

To defeat human trafficking, we must first know its scaleSouth China Morning Post


May 2015

How a Hong Kong not-for-profit is helping the private sector fight human traffickingForbes


February 2015

App from NGO the Mekong Club being used to fight human traffickingSouth China Morning Post


August 2015

Q&A with Matthew Friedman, CEO of The Mekong ClubRyan Communication


September 2013

Matthew Friedman’s interview New Zealand Radio


October 2011

Matthew Friedman interview with Andrew StevensHuman Trafficking and Slavery CNN


January 2011

Matthew Friedman’s interview about the Thai fishing industryBloomberg