#Slavery

  • Article: To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says
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    To End Slavery, 10,000 People Must Be Freed Daily for 10 Years, Report Says

    July 17, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Forced labor is considered legal or a minor offense in close to 100 countries. Read more

  • Article: Survivors of Religious Sex Slavery Are Rescuing Victims in India
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    Survivors of Religious Sex Slavery Are Rescuing Victims in India

    July 11, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Survivors not only know where to look for victims, but can help them overcome shame and stigma. Read more

  • Article: More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year
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    More Than 500 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims Were Locked Up in the UK Last Year

    July 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    New data shows how many people detained under immigration laws are likely victims of slavery. Read more

  • Article: 2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report
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    2 in 3 People Worldwide Lack Access to the Justice System: Report

    July 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Stateless people, enslaved individuals, and those living in conflict areas are the most affected. Read more

  • Feature: Tun Lin Was Trapped for 11 Years on a Slave Ship. Now He’s Fighting to End Slavery.
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    Tun Lin Was Trapped for 11 Years on a Slave Ship. Now He’s Fighting to End Slavery.

    By Joe McCarthy|June 14, 2019

    “Once you find yourself on a fishing boat in the middle of the ocean, there’s no way off.” Read more

  • Article: Suspected Slavery Cases in Britain Rise by 36%
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    Suspected Slavery Cases in Britain Rise by 36%

    May 16, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    But it's unclear if that increase has come from more slavery — or more awareness. Read more

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

    April 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: From Malaysia to Mauritius, 6 Ways UK Aid Is Putting an End to Modern Slavery
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    From Malaysia to Mauritius, 6 Ways UK Aid Is Putting an End to Modern Slavery

    April 26, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Here's how your taxes are helping eliminate slavery for good. Read more