#Modern Slavery

  • Article: 6 Experts Reveal How to Stop Essex Truck Deaths From Happening Again

    6 Experts Reveal How to Stop Essex Truck Deaths From Happening Again

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Nov. 11, 2019

    The deaths have sparked debate about Britain's approach to tackling smugglers and traffickers. Read more

  • Article: Domestic Workers Are Being Sold on Instagram and Other Social Media Apps

    Domestic Workers Are Being Sold on Instagram and Other Social Media Apps

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 5, 2019

    Buyers in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia can search women by race and buy them for a few thousand dollars. Read more

  • Article: A Man Who Freed 5,000 Yazidi Women Is Getting the Recognition He Deserves

    A Man Who Freed 5,000 Yazidi Women Is Getting the Recognition He Deserves

    By Leah Rodriguez|Oct. 29, 2019

    Hussein Al Qaidi is set to receive the Mother Teresa Award. Read more

  • Article: J.K. Rowling Warns Young Travellers to Avoid 'Voluntourism' That Fuels Human Trafficking

    J.K. Rowling Warns Young Travellers to Avoid 'Voluntourism' That Fuels Human Trafficking

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 29, 2019

    It's estimated that eight in 10 children living in orphanages have been trafficked. Read more

  • Article: Brexit Uncertainty Might Help Human Traffickers Exploit Vulnerable People

    Brexit Uncertainty Might Help Human Traffickers Exploit Vulnerable People

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 24, 2019

    Britain will need to arrange new partnerships across Europe to bring traffickers to justice. Read more

  • Article: Nick Grono on Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast: Modern Slavery ‘Happened Because Laws Aren’t Being Enforced’

    Nick Grono on Hozier’s ‘Cry Power’ Podcast: Modern Slavery ‘Happened Because Laws Aren’t Being Enforced’

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 22, 2019

    Nick Grono started his career as a corporate lawyer. Now, he rails against global modern slavery. Read more

  • 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