Improving Protection for Migrant Domestic Workers in Australia

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Slavery Alert: Consumer Polls

Walk Free Foundation surveyed consumers in UK, USA, Brazil and India to understand the factors that impact on their purchasing decisions. Findings reveal most consumers would take action – either through switching brands or paying more – to avoid purchasing goods made with modern slavery. View each country’s key findings here:

Consumer Poll for the UK

Consumer Poll for the US

Consumer Poll for Brazil

Consumer Poll for India


2014 Global Slavery Index

This is the second edition of the Global Slavery Index, the flagship report of the Walk Free Foundation. The Global Slavery Index estimates the number of people in modern slavery in 167 countries. It is a tool for citizens, non government organisations, businesses and public officials to understand the size of the problem, existing responses and contributing factors, so they can build sound policies that will end modern slavery.

What information is included in the Global Slavery Index?

The Global Slavery Index answers the following questions:
What is the estimated prevalence of modern slavery country by country, and what is the absolute number by population? How are governments tackling modern slavery? What factors explain or predict the prevalence of modern slavery?

 View the Findings  Download the Report