Reporting

Access to protection and remedy for victims of human trafficking for the purpose of labour exploitation in Belgium and the Netherlands
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29 April 2021

According to the latest ILO global estimates, 25 million people are victims of forced labour. This issue concerns all regions in the world. UN Sustainable Development Goal 8 on Decent Work and Economic Growth includes a target 8.7 for which...

Modern Slavery Act: Five Years of Reporting
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01 February 2021

The UK Modern Slavery Act 2015 (Act) was established nearly six years ago and was hailed as a landmark piece of legislation. Its aim was to encourage business to take action to eradicate modern slavery from its operations and supply...

Preventing Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking – An Agenda For Action Across the Financial Services Sector
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01 January 2021

There are over 40 million people in modern slavery worldwide. Modern slavery exists in every industry, in every country in the world. The financial services industry has a major role to play in combating this violent and abusive business. And...

Out of the shadows: Shining light on the response to child sexual abuse and exploitation
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01 December 2020

Out of the shadows: Shining light on the response to child sexual abuse and exploitation, a 60-country benchmarking index, examines how countries are responding to the threat of sexual violence against children. It explores the environment in which the issue occurs and...

Taking Back Control of our Borders – The Impact on Modern Day Slavery
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01 November 2020

The UK seeks to be a leader in the fight against modern slavery. The present border system is demonstrably not good enough at preventing traffickers getting through and safeguarding victims. Meanwhile, without a new determination for action, convictions of traffickers...

Going Places: Journeys to Recovery
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01 November 2020

This research is the first study of its kind looking at the transport needs of survivors of modern slavery, who are supported through the UK’s National Referral Mechanism (NRM). It sought to provide concrete evidence of the situation regarding transport,...

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