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FTSE 100 & the UK Modern Slavery Act: From Disclosure to Action
Publications
21 November 2018

In 2015, the UK Government introduced the Modern Slavery Act (MSA), which requires certain companies publish an annual statement detailing what steps they have taken to tackle modern slavery, both in their operations and in their supply chains. Business &...

First Year of FTSE 100 Reports under the UK Modern Slavery Act: Towards Elimination?
Publications
01 December 2017

The International Labour Organization estimates that illicit profits from modern slavery reach $150 billion a year. In 2016, 16 million people were victims of forced labour in the private economy. Companies are exposed to modern slavery risks through their own...

Collaborating for freedom: anti-slavery partnerships in the UK
GuidancePublications
01 October 2017

Multi-agency partnership working is often highlighted as an essential aspect of the UK public policy response to modern slavery. The Home Office’s (2014) Modern Slavery Strategy emphasises that effective partnership work is ‘crucial’ and must include ‘greater awareness among frontline...

FTSE 100: At the Starting Line – An analysis of company statements under the UK Modern Slavery Act
Publications
10 October 2016

Analysis shows only a handful of company statements are meeting the Act’s requirements, majority lack adequate information. The FTSE 100 companies who have reported under the Modern Slavery Act so far were scored by the Business & Human Rights Resource...

Decision No. 1107 Addendum to the OSCE Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings: One Decade Later
Publications
06 December 2013

The Addendum complements the OSCE Action Plan to Combat Trafficking in Human Beings adopted in 2003 and supplemented in 2005, and provides the OSCE participating States with an updated toolkit to combat all forms of trafficking in human beings (THB)....

Child labour book series: Corporate social responsibility for farmers, No. 1: Understanding the concept of child labour
Publications
01 December 2009

This booklet is one in a set of three booklets that aims at educating stakeholders about the problem of child labour, the national policies, legislation and strategies and the specific hazards of engagement of children in tobacco farming. Readers are...

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