Blog: Responding locally

Over the last couple of months, the Santa Marta Group team have been travelling around England and Wales taking part in awareness raising events, both within the Catholic community and further afield.

New report shows record number of slavery victims referred in UK

A trafficking victim in Rome

The report highlights that over 5,000 potential victims were referred to the UK authorities in 2017, a 35% increase on 2016.

Each trafficked person has their own story’: The Catholic Church and law enforcement agencies unite to tackle modern day slavery

The global crisis of human trafficking demands a global response. In the first LSE Religion and Global Society article, Cardinal Vincent Nichols introduces the work of the Santa Marta Group. A collaboration between the Catholic Church and law… Read More