1 in 10 people in North Korea are in modern slavery report suggests

A trafficking victim in Rome

The Global Slavery Index 2018 reported that over 40 million people are living in modern slavery with over 24 million in forced labour and over 15 million in forced marriage, an issue that disproportionately affects women and girls .


For up to date research into the global picture of modern slavery and human trafficking please visit the following websites: Walk Free Foundation St Mary’s University, Twickenham The Rights Lab, University of Nottingham