Australia’s Modern Slavery Act 2018

Trafficking victims hold hands and support each other

The Modern Slavery Bill 2018 was passed in both Houses of Parliament in Australia and subsequently received royal assent.

Africa Santa Marta Group declaration to work together to eradicate human trafficking

At the conclusion of the conference representatives from the Church signed a declaration to commit to eradicate human trafficking within society.

World Fisheries Day: Church cannot remain silent to abuses in the fishing industry

In a message during a World Fisheries Day panel discussion Cardinal Turkson said that fishers are “crying out for help and, as Church, we cannot shut our ears and we cannot remain silent.”