Today the Walk Free Foundation has published new information from a number of governments on specific actions they are taking to fight modern slavery.
Walk Free Foundation has engaged with 167 governments worldwide, seeking data on their measures to tackle all forms of modern slavery, including trafficking, forced labour and forced marriage.
Walk Free Foundation researchers participate in the US National Institute of Justice’s Expert Working Group on Research and Evaluation on Human Trafficking.
On 24th and 25th April 2014, researchers from the Walk Free Foundation were privileged to join the US Department of Justice, various US governmental agencies, and other established researchers to discuss issues of human trafficking in the United States. Continue reading
Over 29 million people are living in conditions of modern slavery today, the Walk Free Foundation’s inaugural Global Slavery Index has revealed.
The Index, which will be published annually, is the first of its kind and gives the most accurate and comprehensive measure of the extent and risk of modern slavery, country by country, currently available. Continue reading