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  • Almost half of senior managers in the financial services sector are not aware of forced labour and exploitation in the UK
    A ground-breaking report into the UK’s financial sector has found worryingly low levels of awareness of forced labour and exploitation of workers.  Read the report – PREVENTING MODERN SLAVERY AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING: An Agenda for Action across the Financial Services Sector  The study, led by…
  • Victims of Modern Slavery in the UK 2017 – Alicia Kidd
    The National Crime Agency has recently released the statistics relating to the people who were identified in the UK in 2017 as potential victims of Modern Slavery.1 These statistics provide a breakdown of the victims’ nationalities, genders, types of exploitation, and they identify whether the victims…
  • Invisible people hidden in plain sight
    The ‘Invisible People’ exhibition by the National Crime Agency seeks to show that while victims are often hidden away, many are working in plain sight. For Hull’s Freedom Festival 2018 the exhibition and its message was front and centre stage for all to see. Scores of…
  • The Government pledges more to support victims of slavery
    The Home Secretary has announced radical reforms to boost support for slavery victims in the UK as a new elite multi-agency intelligence unit starts work to tackle human trafficking. Read the full details here: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/home-secretary-commits-more-support-to-victims-of-slavery
  • Modern Slavery Awareness day
    We are holding an event on the 24th May 2017 at The Lawns in Cottingham. Speakers are from the following agencies… Hope for Justice…An overview of Modern SlaverySouth Yorkshire Police…Their Journey so farAshiana..A Survivors storyGangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority …Enforcement update The day is free…