#Forced Labour

  • Article: This European Campaign Is Taking a Stand Against Uighur Forced Labour in China

    This European Campaign Is Taking a Stand Against Uighur Forced Labour in China

    By Sarah El Gharib|Aug. 5, 2020

    The campaign is calling on major fashion retailers to cut ties with Xinjiang. Read more

  • Article: Number of Slaves in Britain Is 10 Times Worse Than Feared, New Study Says

    Number of Slaves in Britain Is 10 Times Worse Than Feared, New Study Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 13, 2020

    Britain is home to at least 100,000 slaves, according to the study. Read more

  • Article: Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    Male Slaves in Britain Struggle to Get Support as Numbers Soar

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 23, 2019

    Concerns are growing about limited support in a system largely focused on women. Read more

  • Article: Irish Woman, 80, Wins Compensation After Living in Modern Slavery as an 11-Year-Old

    Irish Woman, 80, Wins Compensation After Living in Modern Slavery as an 11-Year-Old

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Pia Gralki|Aug. 21, 2019

    She was denied an education, malnourished, and forced to work without wages for six years. Read more

  • Article: H&M Is the First Major Fashion Chain to List Suppliers for All Garments to Combat Slavery

    H&M Is the First Major Fashion Chain to List Suppliers for All Garments to Combat Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 26, 2019

    The fashion industry is rife with slavery and labour abuses. Read more

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

    Britain Will Boost Support for Slavery Survivors After Court Challenge

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 7, 2018

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

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

    Britain Launches Slavery Inquiry Amid Concern Over Child Drug Runners

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2018

    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

    This New App Helps Drivers Report Modern Slavery at Car Washes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 4, 2018

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