Modern slavery is a crime that reaches into every community. It includes all forms of slavery, human trafficking and exploitation.
For the remiander of 2020, we’re partnering with Medaille Trust, for our theme of Refuge & Freedom.
It’s a tough subject to talk about, but modern slavery could be happening right now in our community.
Together we can spot the signs, support organisations like Medaille who are providing practical support, and offer small actions to advocate for the vicitms of modern slavery.
Join in online between September and December to:
Find out about the reality of modern slavery in the UK today;
Read personal stories of survivors;
Get tips on spotting the signs, and what to do;
Take small actions to help tackle this big problem.
Latest Posts on Refuge & Freedom
Can Fairtrade help tackle Modern Slavery?-In the run up to Christmas, we can easily get caught up in the season of consumption. As part of a more simple and mindful approach, buying Fairtrade gifts and treats can support growers and producers around the world to get a fair deal for their labour. Sadly, our friends at Carrs Lane Fairtrade Shop […]
What is Modern Slavery?-Our current theme Refuge & Freedom is all about combatting modern slavery. But what do we mean by ‘modern slavery?’ The Medaille Trust state that: Modern slavery is a crime that reaches into every community. It includes all forms of slavery, human trafficking and exploitation. At its core is deception. Victims are often vulnerable, coming […]
Anti-Slavery Week-18th October is UK Anti-Slavery Day. It’s an opportunity to raise awareness of human trafficking and modern slavery, and encourage government, local authorities, companies, charities and individuals to do what they can to address the problem. For 2020, our friends at Medaille Trust have gone one better, and created a whole week of online events […]
Join us & Medaille Trust to help combat modern slavery-We’re delighted to announce that our new theme for September to December 2020 is: Refuge & Freedom: How can we work together to combat modern slavery? For the next two months, we’re partnering with Medaille Trust, for a new peace & social justice theme. It’s a tough subject to talk about, but modern slavery could […]