Tag Archives: Modern Slave Trade
You may have seen the recent announcement by Home Secretary Theresa May that the UK government is to introduce next year a new Modern Slavery Act to toughen existing legislation. A Modern Slavery Commissioner will also be appointed to ensure … Continue reading
It’s a milestone Unseen UK are proud to have achieved with help: Unseen recently welcomed the 50th survivor through its doors. In just two years they’ve given 50 women the support they’ve needed to recover from their trafficking experiences and … Continue reading
Britain helped stamp out slavery once – now Theresa May is trying to do the same again the Telegraph says here. The Prime Minister has now agreed to pass a Modern Day Slavery Bill, which aims to extinguish today’s slave … Continue reading
From the Daily Mail here. With manicures costing as little as £10 — and taking no more than half an hour — they offer the perfect affordable pick-me-up. However, behind the bright lights and spotless surfaces of the salons, there … Continue reading
Efforts to combat human trafficking in the UK are ”shambolic” and in urgent need of reform, according to a new report by the Centre for Social Justice. Video here.
In yesterday’s Ipswich Star was this story about a 13 year old girl from a “troubled” family, being made a sex slave over four days, after being trafficked from her home in London to Ipswich. “In order to do so, … Continue reading