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The clear and present danger of human trafficking
The Guardian Nigeria

The clear and present danger of human trafficking

A horrifying danger of the modern world is the scourge of human trafficking. It is a crying shame that the abolition of slavery is today only observed in the breach. December 2 every year marks the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery but ... The Guardian Nigeria, 6 days ago

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Here are five essential facts about human trafficking and modern-day slavery

On the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, we look at the crucial facts about human trafficking. Modern slavery is common Statistics surrounding human trafficking are difficult to obtain, due to the illegal and hidden nature of the ...
 International Business Times UK1 week ago Modern slavery - an update and reminder about annual slavery and human trafficking statements  JD Supra1 week ago Modern Slavery Act gives UK companies a free pass to profit from slavery overseas  ExecReview.com1 month ago The UK Modern Slavery Act 2015  NHS SupplyChain1 month ago
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

UNODC and WFF agree to measure the extent of trafficking in persons

- Today is the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery . To effectively address this very contemporary crime while marking the Day, UNODC and the Walk Free Foundation (WFF) announced the signing of an agreement that will enable both ...
 United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime1 day ago The effects of slavery on religion  Zimbabwe Standard6 days ago Wagner Moura urges to join the global movement to help put an end to modern slavery  International Labour Organization1 week ago Slavery and Elections in Uzbekistan  Australian Institute of International Affairs1 week ago
Irish Examiner

The Worst States for Black Americans

Source: ThinkstockThe United States was late to abolish slavery compared with many other nations, and in no other nation did its abolition involve the level of violence seen during the American Civil War, in which approximately 750,000 people were ...
 24/7 Wall St2 days ago Why didn't the abolition of slavery lead to racial equality in America?  Irish Examiner1 week ago 5 Things You Need to Know About Slavery in the Americas  Carib Flame1 week ago The Slave's Cause: A History of Abolition  Wilson Center1 month ago

Blue plaque for anti-slave trade admiral

A plaque has been unveiled to recognise a naval admiral's contribution towards the abolition of slavery. Admiral Benedictus Kelly lived in Saltford House, near Bath, from 1856 until 1867 when he died. The citation spoke of the "significant and ...
 BBC2 months ago Blue plaque honours Admiral Benedictus Kelly  BBC2 months ago
Government UK

News story: New UK action against modern slavery protects women at risk from trafficking in Med

Delivering the keynote speech at a Freedom Fund event in Central London (1 Dec) to mark International Day for the Abolition of Slavery today (2 Dec), Priti Patel set out how the Department for International Development (DFID) is to boost its support ...
 EnvironmentGuru.com1 week ago Speech: Marking Human Rights Day  Foreign day ago

IOM Public Installation Calls on Ukrainians to Combat Human Trafficking

On the occasion of the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, IOM has opened a public art installation DIMENSIONS3 in Kiev, Ukraine. The installation aims to alert Ukrainians to the issue and motivate them to join the fight against human ...
 UN Office in Ukraine2 days ago

07/12/2016: OPINION: In times of change and discontent, skin colour reveals itself

I MISSED last Wednesday evening's yearly march to celebrate the Cape's abolition of slavery in 1834. Although buried 182 years ago, slavery's soul keeps marching on.In the US presidential election, Hillary Clinton received 2million more
 Cape Times E-dition3 days ago

New report: "Built on Slavery: Debt Bondage and Child Labour in Cambodia's Brick Factories"

On the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, LICADHO publishes its report Built on Slavery: Debt Bondage and Child Labour in Cambodia's Brick Factories which presents evidence of the widespread use of contemporary forms of slavery in ...
 Business & Human Rights4 days ago Boom built on slavery  Phnom Penh Post1 week ago

Yale and Brown co-host Slavery and Global Public History Conference

In 2006 Brown University and the Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance and Abolition at the MacMillan Center at Yale hosted an international symposium on slavery and public history. Since that conference the field has grown ...
 Yale University1 week ago A decade after Brown's historic report, scholars convene to discuss slavery and public history  Brown University1 week ago
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