#Anti-Slavery Day

  • Article: How One Trafficked Boy Broke Free After 9 Years — and Helped Rescue His Friends Too

    How One Trafficked Boy Broke Free After 9 Years — and Helped Rescue His Friends Too

    From International Justice Mission|Oct. 18, 2019

    It’s Anti-Slavery Day in the UK, but over 40 million people worldwide are still enslaved. Read more

  • Article: Is the UK's Landmark Anti-Slavery Law Working? Here's What 6 Experts Have to Say.

    Is the UK's Landmark Anti-Slavery Law Working? Here's What 6 Experts Have to Say.

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 18, 2019

    It's been five years since the Modern Slavery Act was introduced. Read more

  • Article: 9 Items in Your Kitchen That Might Have Been Made by Slaves

    9 Items in Your Kitchen That Might Have Been Made by Slaves

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 2, 2019

    In 2017, slavery is still a problem — and you might inadvertently be funding it. Read more

  • Article: This Woman Was Trafficked to the UK and Forced into Prostitution to Repay a Fake Debt

    This Woman Was Trafficked to the UK and Forced into Prostitution to Repay a Fake Debt

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 25, 2017

    “Even if you are scared, the lion is still there inside you.” Read more

  • Article: This British Woman Was Just 14 When She Became a Prostitute — Now, She Fights to End Modern Slavery

    This British Woman Was Just 14 When She Became a Prostitute — Now, She Fights to End Modern Slavery

    By Imogen Calderwood|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 20, 2017

    Rebecca ran away from home after being sexually abused for 8 years. Read more

  • Article: UK Steps up Fight to End Modern Slavery

    UK Steps up Fight to End Modern Slavery

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 19, 2016

    On Anti-Slavery Day, Department for International Development announces funds to take on slavery. Read more