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What is modern slavery?

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Modern slavery can be a difficult topic to bring up for discussion. To effectively raise awareness of the issue, it’s important to know the facts – and to clear up any myths and misconceptions.

Watch the video on this page to learn the definitions, the different forms, and why it’s so difficult to root out.

Want to take it a step further after watching the video? Take this quiz. Feeling a little more confident on the subject? Great! Share the video above with people you know.

The more people understand the issue, the more people power we can generate for change.

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cristian bereanu
cristian bereanu
6 years ago

Urgent: 25.09.2017
Dear Sir or Madam,
I need some support into RegReporting a Modern Slavery, Please Reply,
I’ve worked on Construction site in London for about 3 weeks without being finally paid at all. It is a Company who regularly stealing money from workers.
Slavery matter and Health and Safety Issue . I’d like submitting some important documents not simple words. If any option available, face to face meeting or ”Attaching file” button through Registration I would very appreciate.

6 years ago

This is very informative, but the music is inappropriate.


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