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Forced labor in Uyghur Region, says UN report
| Wednesday August 17, 2022

UN Rapporteur on slavery confirms Uyghur forced labor in China

UN special rapporteur on contemporary forms of slavery, Tomoya Obokata reported to the Human Rights Council last Tuesday that sufficient evidence points to forced labor in the Uyghur Region of China. In particular, he highlighted that, “While these programmes may create employment opportunities for minorities and enhance their incomes, as claimed by the Government, the Special Rapporteur considers that indicators of forced labour pointing to the

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