#End Modern Slavery

  • Article: To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says
    Citizenship

    To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says

    July 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Forced labor is considered legal or a minor offense in close to 100 countries. Read more

  • Article: Car Wash App Uncovers Nearly 1,000 Suspected Cases of UK Modern Slavery
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    Car Wash App Uncovers Nearly 1,000 Suspected Cases of UK Modern Slavery

    April 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The suspected cases were all raised within just five months. Read more

  • Article: Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN
    Girls & Women

    Record Number of Girls Reported as Human Trafficking Victims: UN

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 8, 2019

    Almost one-third of victims are children. Read more

  • Article: UN Reaches Anti-Slavery 'Milestone' — But Millions Are Still at Risk
    Citizenship

    UN Reaches Anti-Slavery 'Milestone' — But Millions Are Still at Risk

    Dec. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Migrants are considered particularly vulnerable to exploitation. Read more

  • Article: As Slavery Evolves in Mauritania, Silent Victims Prove Harder to Find
    Citizenship

    As Slavery Evolves in Mauritania, Silent Victims Prove Harder to Find

    Nov. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Despite being criminalized, slavery endures in Mauritania. Read more

  • Article: Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge
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    Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge

    Nov. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    At least 13,000 people in the UK are believed to be victims of modern slavery. Read more

  • Article: British Couple Arrested for Enslaving Man in Their Garden Shed
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    British Couple Arrested for Enslaving Man in Their Garden Shed

    Nov. 1, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    They had allegedly kept him in their shed for four years. Read more

  • Article: A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain
    Citizenship

    A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain

    Oct. 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of workers in Britain's car washes are estimated to be slaves. Read more