Friday, September 22, 2017
Tags Modern slavery

Tag: modern slavery

‘They Produced the Food We Eat’: Over 40 Million Ensnared by...

A new study has found over 40 million people worldwide were victims of modern slavery in 2016, and 152 million individuals aged 5-17 work...

‘Merciless’ UK Traveler Family Jailed For 80 Years for Modern Slavery...

Nine people from a traveler family in England have been jailed for making vulnerable men work for them without pay. It came as the...

Fortescue’s Andrew Forrest declares beginning of end of modern slavery

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest has declared beginning of the end of modern slavery after a landmark meeting of big companies and the federal...

Businesses unaware of slavery in supply chains, inquiry told

Australian businesses are not doing enough to tackle slavery in their supply chains, a federal inquiry has heard, but big companies have warned...

Poverty Is Making Nepalese Women Vulnerable to Traffickers

Two years ago, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake destroyed Sita Kumal's house in Nepal's Gorkha district - 65 miles from the capital Kathmandu and the...