Media Reports

Latest Media Report: Monday 13th November - Sunday 19th November

Keep up to date with developments in the fight against modern slavery. See a summary of the most recent local, regional, national and international news here.


13th November

Thomson Reuters: Exclusive - $6 for 38 days work: Child exploitation rife in Rohingya camps


City AM: Our companies hold the power to make sure life continue to get better for workers in Qatar


Thomson Reuters: Remembering dignity in the fight to end modern slavery


Burton Mail: Police watchdog rates Staffordshire and Derbyshire forces as good, as Leicestershire is told to improve


14th November

CNN: Migrants being sold as slaves


Business Insider: Humans are reportedly being sold as slaves for $400 each on the front line of the migrant crisis


Sky News: Rohingya crisis: Calls for Britain to investigate 'crimes against humanity'


Small Business: Are unpaid internships really akin to modern-day slavery?


Relief Web: Modern slavery and child labour: Asia’s unacceptable record


15th November

Devon Line: Modern slavery is not just a problem in big cities


Slough & Southbucks Observer: Bucks County Council launches inquiry as 150 victims of modern slavery emerge across the area


The Scotsman: Two charged over alleged human trafficking


Daily Mail: Slaves are in your street, your town, say campaigners from UK to India

Financier Worldwide: Tackling modern-day slavery within global supply chains


The Guardian: Trafficking victims 'being wrongly sent to immigration detention centres'


Police Scotland: Two charged over alleged human trafficking


The Independent: UN accuses Britain of ‘turning a blind eye to horrors suffered by refugees’


Thomson Reuters: Satellites and science turn tide in fight to end slavery - expert


Daily Mail: UK sex trafficking survivor calls for more action to protect slaves from US to India


Thomson Reuters: Adidas leads way as four companies win Stop Slavery Award


Thomson Reuters: Give displaced Rohingya jobs to prevent human trafficking, companies told


16th November

Financial Times: Tighter standards of conduct for supply chains


Racked: How can companies help human trafficking survivors? Give them jobs


Middle East Monitor: 80 human trafficking rings thwarted in Morocco in 2017


Independent: Child sex abuse live streams rising at ‘alarming rate’ amid surge in ‘cybersex trafficking’


Aberdeen Evening Express: Man and woman in court over alleged human trafficking offences


Evening Standard: Standard hailed for shining a light on slavery in London as Thomson Reuters announces Stop Slavery Award


Evening Standard: Trapped for five years throwing ‘help me’ notes from a window: the modern slaves helped by Refuge shelters


North Wales Chronicle: North Wales police boss says new law is vital to tackle human trafficking


17th November

The Guardian: Erasing modern slavery is a slow process but it catches on in Australia

Salisbury Journal: Nail salon worker identified as potential victim of slavery


UNODC: Southeast Asia – investigators plan joint responses to tackle trafficking and migrant smuggling


Council of Europe: New anti human trafficking report on Poland


18th November

New York Times: Slavery ensnares thousands in UK - here’s one teenage girl’s story


BBC: Libya migrant ‘slave market’ footage sparks outrage


Get Surrey: Rape and human trafficking suspects arrested in ‘successful’ Surrey Police #outinforce operation


Relief Web: Rwanda tightens law on human traffickers


The Sun (Ireland): Garda Human Trafficking Unit launch probe after 12 Indonesian fishermen dock at pier in Co Cork


19th November

Swindon Advertiser: Nail bar workers handed over to immigration authorities after police raids






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