UK Government struggling to tackle modern slavery A Public Accounts Committee report has revealed that the UK Government is struggling to deal effectively with the problem of modern slavery. Despite the Home Office introducing an ambitious Modern Slavery ...Find out more
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Bishop Brian McGee to meet with Police Scotland to discuss eradicating ‘horrific evil’ of human trafficking Bishop Brian McGee of Argyll and the Isles has spoken of the “horrific evil” of human trafficking and the role of the Church in ...Find out more
Bill seeks to provide support for victims of modern slavery The Modern Slavery (Victim Support) Bill is currently making its way through the UK Parliament. The Bill, introduced by Lord McColl, makes provision about identifying and supporting victims of modern ...Find out more
SCIAF appeal to stop child trafficking SCIAF has lodged an appeal aimed at stopping child trafficking in India. The project, in conjunction with Caritas India, will ‘raise awareness of trafficking in poor communities so more children are protected, and also ...Find out more
New Human Trafficking powers come into effect in Scotland New powers to tackle human trafficking have come into effect in Scotland. The new powers allow courts to impose special prevention orders on people convicted of trafficking and exploitation offences. The ...Find out more