Modern slavery
July 29, 2021
Every year, thousands of Europe-bound Nigerian youths illegally travel along often-dangerous migration routes through the Sahara desert and across the Mediterranean Sea, voyaging on hapless boats, most intent on reaching Italy where they hope to make a better living. Their hopes often crumble like a house of cards.
July 01, 2021
Big business must address the toxic human rights issues in its supply chains. By Olenka Hamilton
November 22, 2016
Cardinal Pietro Parolin recommended coordinated international efforts to end exploitation in the fishing industry
November 08, 2016
Pope Francis met with clergy and women religious who work with victims of human trafficking
November 07, 2016
Women religious provide great assistance to trafficking victims but rarely publicise their efforts
October 13, 2016
The number of those living in slavery has risen by an estimated 10 million since 2014. The PM's campaign is a good start
December 02, 2014
Francis and others launch initiative to 'eradicate modern slavery'