#Trafficking

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

    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: A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain
    Citizenship

    A Responsible Car Wash Scheme Will Tackle Modern Slavery in Britain

    Oct. 22, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Thousands of workers in Britain's car washes are estimated to be slaves. Read more

  • Article: Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It
    Citizenship

    Is Slavery Lurking in Your Outfit? Here's What You Can Actually Do to Help Prevent It

    Oct. 18, 2018|International Justice Mission

    Human trafficking generates over $150 billion a year — and all of us are funding it. Read more

  • Article: This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert
    PartnerCitizenship

    This Former Security Guard Was Tricked Into Slavery by a Newspaper Advert

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 18, 2018|Co-op

    In the UK alone, there are 136,000 people believed to be living in slavery. Read more

  • Article: Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain
    Citizenship

    Ex-Gangster Says It's 'Too Easy' to Groom Children as Drug Mules in Britain

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade
    Environment

    Prince William Is Leading 30 World Banks to Crack Down on the Illegal Wildlife Trade

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 16, 2018

    The UK is full on cracking down on the trafficking and poaching of animals. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children
    Citizenship

    Britain Just Launched Its First Safe House for Trafficked Children

    Sept. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It aims to make the children feel like they are in a home rather than an institution. Read more

  • Article: The UK and US Just Signed a Major Pledge to Crack Down on FGM
    Girls & Women

    The UK and US Just Signed a Major Pledge to Crack Down on FGM

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 7, 2018

    A British survivor warned schoolgirls are being pressured into FGM in the playground. Read more