A U.N. General Assembly think tank, and the private anti-slavery Freedom Fund has said that "Slavery persists because we let it persist"...
By Megan Twohey, Mica Rosenberg and Ryan McNeill NEW YORK Feb 19 (Reuters) - Nestor Molina has made a living looking for Honduran [...]
The 2016 Global Slavery Index, a report just released by the Walk Free Foundation, reveals that there are more slaves in the world than [...]
Oxfam is warning that supermarkets in the West are using their purchasing power to force their suppliers to cut prices, thereby [...]
On Thursday, religious leaders agreed to use their power to fight slavery in India...
Army vets who were injured don't have to stop fighting. There is a new initiative called The Hero Rescue Corps. It is a [...]
The minister of women and children in India announced the draft of its first comprehensive law against trafficking. The law will treat [...]
Indonesian police have broken up a child trafficking ring that was selling babies on Instagram for as little as $1,375 AUD. Police [...]
Is law the best weapon to fight trafficking? Perhaps. For example, when important cases go to court, it can change large company [...]
A slave workforce was rescued by Hope For Justice in a daring mission in West Yorkshire. The freed men were forced to work long hours [...]
Nearly 300,000 Indian children are drugged and beaten every day. They are forced to beg in the streets, a multi-million rupee business [...]
Seventeen Australian residents are reportedly being detained in Xinjiang labor camps in the far western Chinese province. Over one [...]
In its desire to agree upon a nuclear pact with Iran, did the U.S. State Department spare Oman the human rights rebuke it deserved? [...]
Forced marriage is defined as one in which one or both spouses do not consent to the marriage and violence, threats or any other form [...]
Rural Cambodian villagers are suing four U.S. and Thai employers, claiming they were trafficked and forced to work in disturbing [...]
A judge has ordered a Utah contracting company to pay $1 million in unpaid wages to 104 children of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus [...]
A major human trafficking trial is about to begin in Thailand and activists are calling for a strong witness protection program...
Blood bricks, made by slaves trying hopelessly to pay off debt at the many kilns in India and elsewhere, are the materials from which [...]
Myanmar downgraded again by the United States. It will be put it on the global list of worst offenders regarding human trafficking in [...]
Three men have been arrested in a police raid on two care homes in Wales over claims that staff were victims of modern slavery. Gwent [...]
Sunita Duanwar was just 14 when she was trapped in a Mumbai brothel, sold into the sex industry and locked in a room until she was [...]
A new Indian law allows children to work in a family business. But advocates say they are concerned. The law may interfere with [...]
Bahrain and India have both agreed in an official statement to work together to curb human trafficking, to rescue victims, and to offer [...]
Today's Trafficking in Persons report (TIP) was watched closely by human rights advocates. United States placed Myanmar, Uzbekistan, [...]