Tag Archives: Slavery

Government publishes a leaflet about support available for victims of human trafficking

A leaflet outlining the support available for victims of human trafficking is available in 11 foreign languages. It can be downloaded here. Advertisements

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William Wilberforce’s heirs are ready to tackle the great evil of the age

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

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Modern Slavery happening in Ipswich

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

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More needs to be done to tackle slavery in the UK

Ministers, the police and social workers have been accused of a “shocking” failure to prevent the spread of modern slavery in the UK, leading to sexual exploitation, forced labour and the domestic servitude of adults and children from across the … Continue reading

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UK anti-trafficking efforts need overhaul, says report

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.

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Human Trafficking and Suffolk

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

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Mali’s Other Crisis

Slavery Still Plagues Mali and Insurgency Could Make It Worse. From here. Hundreds of thousands were — and are — victims of modern slavery, and the recent upheaval there has thrown a wrench into international activists’ long-running efforts to put … Continue reading

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