#Modern Slavery

  • 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

    Oct. 18, 2019|International Justice Mission

    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.

    Oct. 18, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's been five years since the Modern Slavery Act was introduced. Read more

  • Article: This Londoner Uses Art to Transform How We See Survivors of Modern Slavery

    This Londoner Uses Art to Transform How We See Survivors of Modern Slavery

    Oct. 1, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Syrian-born artist Sara Shamma wants to take down stereotypes in her new exhibition. 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

    Aug. 23, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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|Aug. 21, 2019

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

  • Article: Britain Deports Dozens of Slavery Survivors Despite Re-Trafficking Fears

    Britain Deports Dozens of Slavery Survivors Despite Re-Trafficking Fears

    Aug. 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Anti-slavery charities say the numbers could be just the tip of the iceberg. Read more

  • Article: Australia Is Cracking Down on Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in Major Ways

    Australia Is Cracking Down on Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking in Major Ways

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 2, 2019

    Eliminating modern slavery and human trafficking is enshrined in the United Nations’ Global Goals. Read more

  • Article: This Pioneering Music Video Is Drawing Attention to the Brutality of Slavery and Human Trafficking

    This Pioneering Music Video Is Drawing Attention to the Brutality of Slavery and Human Trafficking

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 30, 2019

    UK musician Roo Panes teamed up with anti-slavery organisation International Justice Mission. Read more