#Modern Slavery

  • Article: UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth
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    UK Aid Will Tackle Child Labour and Trafficking in the Commonwealth

    April 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's a "global problem which requires a global response" said ministers. Read more

  • Article: More People Than Ever Before Are at Risk From Slavery in the UK
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    More People Than Ever Before Are at Risk From Slavery in the UK

    By Imogen Calderwood|April 16, 2018|Co-op

    Global Citizen and Co-op are joining forces to support human trafficking victims. Read more

  • Article: Human Trafficking Reports in the UK Reach Record High — and Children Are Suffering Most
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    Human Trafficking Reports in the UK Reach Record High — and Children Are Suffering Most

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 26, 2018

    The figures “almost certainly” are an underestimate of the true scale of the problem. Read more

  • Article: This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14
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    This Is What It's Like to Be Sex Trafficked in India at 14

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 1, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Sadhna thought she would be helping with housework, until she was drugged and raped. Read more

  • Article: Modern Slavery Whistleblowers Are Ending Up Destitute, Warn Campaigners
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    Modern Slavery Whistleblowers Are Ending Up Destitute, Warn Campaigners

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    Other victims have to return to traffickers because they have nowhere else to go, it is claimed. Read more

  • Article: Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers
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    Amazon 'Slavery Gets S*** Done' T-Shirts Have Outraged Shoppers

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 22, 2018

    The range of products also includes baby bibs, jumpers, and tote bags. Read more

  • Article: The 9 Warning Signs That Modern Slaves Are Hidden in 'Plain Sight’
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    The 9 Warning Signs That Modern Slaves Are Hidden in 'Plain Sight’

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 19, 2018

    Members of the public can play a vital role in the fight against servitude and forced labour. Read more

  • Article: ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain
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    ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 3, 2018

    It’s the first successful prosecution involving children under the 2015 Modern Slavery Act. Read more