Guest Blog: Valuing UK Migrant Workers During Covid-19

During these unprecedented circumstances, our society unites once a week when we extend our support to all key workers each Thursday evening and eruptions of claps fill the streets. Migrant workers comprise a much more significant proportion of this workforce than...

Guest Blog: Modern Slavery in the Time of Covid-19

Slavery is term that many of us associate with colonial worker exploitation in less developed countries. However, in 2016, there were more than 136,000 victims of modern slavery in the U.K.. The hostile environment towards migrant workers, based on threats of...

How to fight modern slavery

I am constantly surprised at the number of businesses who are yet to engage in the global fight against modern day slavery. The fact is, every business, regardless of size or sector, has an important role to play. Sometimes, it’s just about knowing where to...
Why Does Slavery Still Exist?

Why Does Slavery Still Exist?

Slavery in some form or another has always existed within human civilisation.  Though formally outlawed in most countries by the mid-1800’s, it remains as complex and pervasive as ever as an imbedded part of our global economy. About Modern Slavery. Modern Slavery is...