The Cambodian Children’s Trust family preservation work keeps families together.
Good intentions, money and the desire to help are essential ingredients for the orphanage tourism industry. But tourists end up becoming agents in the exploitation of children.
Five generations of a slave family.
On Juneteenth, the day that commemorates the ending of slavery in the US, a historian dispels myths about the 'peculiar institution' of slavery.
Businessman Andrew Forrest and his wife Nicola are strong advocates of anti-slavery measures.
Any proposed solution to the problem of modern slavery must engage with the business community and government policies on migration and migrant labour.
Filipinos are among the largest group of migrants working as domestic staff abroad, whose lives are often far from easy.
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With My Family’s Slave, journalist Alex Tizon challenges our complacency over domestic workers. When does domestic work become slavery?
The Forrests have bold ambitions for their philanthropy – perhaps inviting some cynics to be dismissive of their aims.
The record donation by Twiggy Forrest highlights the rise of more strategic philanthropy, which tries to tackle the root causes of complex problems through collaboration, research and advocacy.
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Migrants keep going back to the vilified go-betweens that can get them construction jobs or domestic work.
A woman who was trafficked for prostitution finds refuge at a safe house in the UK.
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And what businesses can do to support them.
Research shows the public has a poor understanding of what slavery is and how often they encounter it. Here's how to tell if your manicurist is working against their will.
You won't see the chains because modern slavery doesn't work like that.
The number of people in slavery across the world is on the rise, or maybe researchers are just getting better at counting.
You don’t necessarily need to be chained up to be a slave.
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Why don't modern victims and criminals regard themselves as slaves and slavers?
Companies like Apple are acting on labour exploitation concerns.
The UK's Modern Slavery Act will push companies to act on forced labour, but Australia needs to follow this lead.