The most helpful ‘research’ books I’ve read on human trafficking and modern slavery

We each have our own definition of what is helpful. To me, helpful means something that is easy to understand, provides new information and is relevant to my world. Over the last few years I’ve read quite a few books on human trafficking and modern slavery – here’s a few of the most helpful. Siddharth… Read More The most helpful ‘research’ books I’ve read on human trafficking and modern slavery

The Ethical Fashion Conversation

The term “ethical fashion” has circulated conversations amongst conscious consumers and fashion designers. Its purpose is to create opportunity for economically marginalized people in developing nations, alleviating poverty and promoting sustainable development. It promotes fair price for fair wages. Fair trade factories aren’t full of over-worked and underpaid men, women and children. With more awareness… Read More The Ethical Fashion Conversation

The Global Slavery Index 2016: How is a hidden crime measured?

This blog post is the first in a series of research-focused, evidence-based posts about modern slavery. We recognise the vast amount of high-quality research available and seek to direct readers to it through a quick, easy to read format. The Global Slavery Index (GSI), Part of the Walk Free Foundation, is a country-by-country map of… Read More The Global Slavery Index 2016: How is a hidden crime measured?

MODERN SLAVERY: THE UK AT A GLANCE

Human trafficking is the fastest growing criminal industry in the world, affecting every nation and city. It is always close to home. According to the UK Government’s Modern Slavery Strategy; ‘Modern slavery is a complex crime that takes a number of different forms. It encompasses slavery, servitude, forced and compulsory labour and human trafficking. Victims may be sexually exploited, forced… Read More MODERN SLAVERY: THE UK AT A GLANCE