Siddharth Kara is an author, activist, and expert on modern-day slavery and human trafficking. He was born in India and grew up in the United States.
Kara’s work focuses on the intersection of slavery, poverty, and globalization. He has conducted extensive research on slavery and human trafficking around the world, and has written several books on the subject, including “Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery” and “Bonded Labor: Tackling the System of Slavery in South Asia.”
In addition to his writing, Kara is a sought-after speaker and has given talks on slavery and human trafficking at universities, conferences, and other events around the world. He has also advised governments, non-governmental organizations, and businesses on ways to combat modern-day slavery and human trafficking.
Kara’s work has been widely recognized and he has received several awards for his contributions to the fight against slavery, including the Presidential Award for Extraordinary Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons from the U.S. State Department. He is considered a leading expert in the field and has been featured in numerous media outlets, including The New York Times, CNN, and BBC.