#Slaves

  • 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: UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    UK Support for Modern Slavery Survivors Actually Boosts the Economy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 19, 2019

    The financial benefits of providing 12 months of assistance to former slaves far outweigh the costs. Read more

  • Article: Theresa May Just Called Out World Leaders to Do Better on Modern Slavery

    Theresa May Just Called Out World Leaders to Do Better on Modern Slavery

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 14, 2019

    "No leader worthy of the name can look the other way." Read more

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

    Suspected Slavery Cases in Britain Rise by 36%

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 16, 2019

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

  • Article: The UK Is a 'World Leader' in Fighting Slavery — But There's Still More Work to Do

    The UK Is a 'World Leader' in Fighting Slavery — But There's Still More Work to Do

    By Imogen Calderwood|Dec. 21, 2017

    This report shows what the UK needs to do to combat slavery. Read more