#End Modern Slavery

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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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