• Loading…

Journey

Award: Graphite Pencil

Graphite Pencil / Writing for Design / Graphic Design / 2008

This newspaper accompanied a travelling installation organised by the Helen Bamber Foundation. The aim was to highlight the plight of trafficked women who have been enslaved as sex workers. It tells the story of a young girl’s dream to come to the West to start a new life. She is instead befriended, duped, imprisoned and abused, forced to service up to 40 men a day. The story is transcribed from an interview with a young girl known only as Elena – a pseudonym to protect her true identity. She escaped from her captors and gave evidence to the police, drawing attention to this shameful and despicable trade. The event and publication helped raise awareness of this issue among the government, media, police and the public.

Register Now to
Keep Reading

Once registered you will have access to this article and all other feaures, access our archive and case studies, be able to submit your work to us and receive our newsletter if opted-in.

Register Now
Why Register? Swipe to hide

Why Am I Being Asked
to Register?

We'll ask you to provide a few details about yourself, your current role and what you do. We won't share your information with other parties and won't spam your mailbox.

This site contains over 50 years’ of award winning work, articles, interviews and case studies. Register to gain full access to everything.

Are you credited on this winning entry?

There's a Pencil with your name on it. Drop us your details for further information about how you can order your Pencil. If you've previously won In Book or a Nomination and would like to celebrate your achievement with a Wood or Graphite Pencil, please let us know.

Please don't check this box.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help make this website better.
You can change your cookie settings at any time. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.

Don't show this message again