AccorHotels announced its partnership with Rescue Foundation- an NGO working for over two decades to rescue trafficked women from forced prostitution. Rescue Foundation is a non-profit, government recognised and registered NGO working for rescue, rehabilitation and repatriation of victims for human trafficking from different parts of India, Nepal & Bangladesh.
As part of the association, AccorHotels has provided sizeable contribution in developing Rescue Foundation’s Kandivali Shelter for their health and dietary needs, medical assistance and education & Skill development for the year 2017.
Ashwin Shirali, Vice President- Talent and Culture, AccorHotels India & South Asia, said, “Our support for Rescue Foundation is a part of AccorHotels Community outreach policy where we are determined to combat all forms of sexual abuse of children especially minor girls. The teams at AccorHotels in Mumbai will work closely with the Rescue Foundation team at site to support and collaborate in taking care of the rescued girls.”
Triveni Acharya, President, Rescue Foundation said, “We appreciate AccorHotels’ initiative in supporting Rescue Foundation for the girls health and dietary needs, medical assistance and education and skill development as we both strive to achieve a common goal of betterment of our society. We look forward to the association growing in the coming times.”