#Modern Slavery

  • Article: Slavery Convictions in Europe Fall Sharply Despite Rise in Victims
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    Slavery Convictions in Europe Fall Sharply Despite Rise in Victims

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Jan. 8, 2019

    Modern slavery is getting worse. So why aren’t survivors getting justice? Read more

  • Article: Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law
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    Indian Trafficking Survivors Just Sent Thousands of Postcards to Push for a New Law

    Dec. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Activists and survivors are urging lawmakers to pass already proposed legislation. Read more

  • Article: A Human Vending Machine in London Dispenses 'Slave-Made' Food
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    A Human Vending Machine in London Dispenses 'Slave-Made' Food

    Dec. 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    There's an estimated 136,000 people in Britain currently trapped in slavery. Read more

  • Article: UK 'Failing' to Save Thousands of Children From Modern Slavery
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    UK 'Failing' to Save Thousands of Children From Modern Slavery

    Nov. 30, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: British Tea Brand Promises the Perfect Slave-Free Cuppa
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    British Tea Brand Promises the Perfect Slave-Free Cuppa

    Nov. 20, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A splash of milk, no sugar, leave to brew — and zero slavery, please. Read more

  • Article: Top UK Fashion Brands Team Up With Law Enforcement to End Slavery
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    Top UK Fashion Brands Team Up With Law Enforcement to End Slavery

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    They want to eradicate labour exploitation and modern slavery from the fashion industry. Read more

  • Article: Meghan Markle's 'Slave-Free' Jeans Totally Sell Out
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    Meghan Markle's 'Slave-Free' Jeans Totally Sell Out

    Nov. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    But can companies back ethical vows? Read more

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