Stunning collaborative artwork by world famous photographers and Ghanaian children saved from trafficking is set to be auctioned in NYC

Mail Online | 4/5/2018 | Danielle Zoellner For
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A group of world famous photographers teamed up Ghanaian children who were saved from trafficking in an art collection set to be auctioned in New York City.

New York based anti-trafficking organization Beauty for Freedom is hosting an upcoming exhibit that will raise awareness of victims of labor trafficking in Ghana.

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Funds raised during the exhibit will go towards the rescue, aid and recovery of other children in the area.

The 13-piece multi-media exhibit features work from 12 artists who collaborated with at-risk youth at Challenging Heights, a Ghanaian anti-trafficking organization.

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Beauty For Freedom teamed up with Challenging Heights to teach art therapy to survivors and at-risk youth through mediums such as watercolor painting, photography and mural workshops.

'Deploying arts and art therapy is a big part of our work at Challenging Heights,' James Kofi Annan, president of Challenging Heights and survivor of child slavery, said.

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'Remember there is an issue of self-esteem with survivors, so this work with Beauty for Freedom helps these children to have improved hope and to dream that anything is possible and that they can do it.

'Challenging Heights is an organization that I created to solve the issues I faced in my childhood.


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