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 .

Modern Slavery – Seafarers

We hear from three Filipino fishermen who experienced horrendous working conditions – a situatution of modern slavery – on and off vessels operating out of the UK. These six short films reveal the harsh realities faced by survivors… Read More

Pope Francis appeals to Catholics in England and Wales to ‘open (their) eyes’ and ‘hear (the) cry’ of human trafficking victims

Pope Francis has sent a special message to Catholics in England and Wales asking them to break the chains of captivity of those who have been trafficked.