Santa Marta Group calls on UK Parliament to strengthen anti-slavery legislation

The Santa Marta Group and the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales made a submission to the Home Affairs Committee, drawing on the experience of the charities and agencies working with the Church to tackle modern slavery in England and Wales.

Government needs to follow through on promises to support victims of modern slavery

Kevin Hyland, the UK's first Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner

On Anti-Slavery Day, 18 October, former UK Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner and recently appointed Senior Advisor to the Santa Marta Group, Kevin Hyland OBE, has called for the government to deliver on promises made to victims of modern slavery.

Shining a light on labour exploitation in the UK

The Santa Marta Group teamed up with South American communities and the Archdiocese of Southwark to shine a light on modern slavery. This event was particularly focused on forced labour.