Sasha Jesperson

Director of the Transnational Challenges Practice, Aktis Strategy

Dr Sasha Jesperson is the Director of the Transnational Challenges Practice at Aktis Strategy, an international devevelopment consultancy that engages with intractable challenges in difficult places. Sasha provides technical expertise to Aktis’ work on migration, human trafficking and organized crime. Prior to this, she was the Director of the Centre for the Study of Modern Slavery at St Mary’s University. She holds a PhD from the London School of Economics and has an academic background is in migration and organized crime.

Other Columnists

Cathy Zimmerman

Professor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Full Profile

Anne-Marie Barry

Research Associate, the Centre for the Study of Modern Slavery at St Mary’s University

Full Profile

The Rights Lab

University of Nottingham Beacon of Excellence

Full Profile

Davina Durgana

Senior Statistician, Walk Free Foundation

Full Profile

Ellie Gore

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Sheffield

Full Profile

Ligia Kiss

Associate Professor at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

Full Profile

Christopher Zoia

Communications Manager, Freedom Fund

Full Profile

Scott Lyon

Policy Research Officer, ILO Fundamental Principles and Rights at Work Branch

Full Profile

Yuki Lo

Senior Research & Evaluation Officer, Freedom Fund

Full Profile
International Justice

How to Spur Corporate Accountability with Modern Slavery Legislation

Genevieve LeBaron
Continue Reading
Survivor and Victim Support

Implementing Shared Decision Making with Child Trafficking Survivors

HEAL Trafficking, Samantha Sahl
Continue Reading
Measurement and Statistical Methods

Mapping Agricultural Labour Trafficking in Texas

Sarah Southey
Continue Reading
International Justice

How to Spur Corporate Accountability with Modern Slavery Legislation

Genevieve LeBaron
Continue Reading
Survivor and Victim Support

Implementing Shared Decision Making with Child Trafficking Survivors

HEAL Trafficking, Samantha Sahl
Continue Reading
Measurement and Statistical Methods

Measurement, Action, Freedom: Assessing Government Action to Achieve Target 8.7

Continue Reading