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Human trafficking investigations and victim identification

Author: Monique Emser
Research Associate,  Department of Criminal and Medical Law, University of the Free State, South Africa

World Day of Social Justice –  Ending human trafficking and forced labour: 20 February 2015… 824 more words

Human Trafficking

World Social Justice Day

Social Justice is a driving force in my work and it piques my personal interest and intellectual and emotional responses to the disadvantage experienced by people because of gender, religion, ethnicity, colour, disability, poverty and social and economic discrimination.   211 more words

Social Justice

Champions of serfdom

David Cameron and his Con Party’s latest wheeze to appease the I’ll-only-pay-for-mine brigade is that the unemployed young ‘should do community work’.

The scam, sorry – “ 310 more words

Politics

Britain's secret slaves

This programme highlights the 2012 visa law changes that are protecting abusive employers at the expense of migrant domestic workers here in the UK, as well as including some very moving stories from survivors. 45 more words

Media And Reviews

From 2014: Private Eye on Fraud by Workfare Companies

A little while ago I posted a piece about how a group of employees at one of the workfare companies were caught fiddling the figures in order to get taxpayers’ money for people for whom they had not actually found work. 374 more words

Politics

More products from child labour

In the beginning of January, The US Labour Department expanded its list of products worldwide“List of Goods produced by Child or Forced Labour, mandated by the… 221 more words