#Modern Slavery

  • Article: Train Traveler's Tweet Leads to Rescue of 26 Young Girls From Sex Trafficking
    Girls & Women

    Train Traveler's Tweet Leads to Rescue of 26 Young Girls From Sex Trafficking

    By Joanna Prisco|July 10, 2018

    When social media is used for good, it’s amazing. Read more

  • Article: UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case
    Girls & Women

    UK Nurse Forced Women to Undergo 'Black Magic' Rituals in Landmark Modern Slavery Case

    June 28, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The nurse submitted five Nigerians to rituals, before forcing them to work in brothels. Read more

  • Article: This New App Helps Drivers Report Modern Slavery at Car Washes
    Citizenship

    This New App Helps Drivers Report Modern Slavery at Car Washes

    June 4, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Car washes are one of the hotspots for forced labour in Britain. Read more

  • Article: Young Brits Are at Risk of Being Dragged Into Slavery in Mallorca Party Jobs
    Citizenship

    Young Brits Are at Risk of Being Dragged Into Slavery in Mallorca Party Jobs

    June 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "(These) workers are an exploited and vulnerable group of people," according to the government. Read more

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

    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
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    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
    Citizenship

    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
    Girls & Women

    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