Salimata Lam is the national coordinator for SOS Esclaves, a Mauritanian association dedicated to fighting modern-day slavery [Ould Youssef/Al Jazeera]
Salimata Lam is the national coordinator for SOS Esclaves, a Mauritanian association dedicated to fighting modern-day slavery [Ould Youssef/Al Jazeera]

From: Women Make Change

Meet the woman freeing Mauritania’s slaves

In a country where slavery can be as much a psychological state as a physical one, Salimata Lam tackles it holistically.