#End Modern Slavery

  • Article: This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert
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    This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 18, 2018|Co-op

    In the UK alone, there are 136,000 people believed to be living in slavery. Read more

  • Article: Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain
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    Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Over 2,000 children suspected to have been trafficked were referred to the government in 2017. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Ramped Up the Fight Against 'Heinous' Enslavement of Children
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    The UK Just Ramped Up the Fight Against 'Heinous' Enslavement of Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 26, 2018

    “No nation is free from the terrible abuses and violence." Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Vows to Find Human Traffickers and 'Bring Them to Justice' in Nigeria
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    Theresa May Vows to Find Human Traffickers and 'Bring Them to Justice' in Nigeria

    Aug. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nigerian officials welcomed the plans, but called for more joint investigations between the nations. Read more

  • Article: 6 Myths About Human Trafficking and the Truth About Ending It for Good
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    6 Myths About Human Trafficking and the Truth About Ending It for Good

    July 30, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Trafficking is a crime that thrives in secrecy. Read more

  • Article: UK Government Must Back New Bill to Support Victims of Modern Slavery, Says Co-op CEO
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    UK Government Must Back New Bill to Support Victims of Modern Slavery, Says Co-op CEO

    July 23, 2018|Co-op

    It’s "unacceptable" that thousands of people in the UK still live and work in slavery. Read more

  • Article: Britain Launches Slavery Inquiry Amid Concern Over Child Drug Runners
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    Britain Launches Slavery Inquiry Amid Concern Over Child Drug Runners

    July 19, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Children as young as 12 carry and sell drugs between cities and rural areas in Britain. Read more

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