April 2018: Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking In the News



30 April 2018

Below are news items relating to modern slavery and human trafficking from April 2018.


1. ‘Hong Kong ‘in denial’ about human trafficking problem, British lawmaker says’, South China Morning Post

http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/hong-kong-law-and-crime/article/2143694/hong-kong-denial-about-human-trafficking

2. ‘Ghanaian children saved from trafficking tell their heartbreaking stories through artwork set to be auctioned in NYC’, Mail Online

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5583079/Artwork-world-famous-photographers-Ghanaian-children-set-auctioned-NYC.html

3. ‘'Partner NGO's to keep shelter homes running for street children '- SEWA’, Ghana News Agency

http://www.ghananewsagency.org/social/-partner-ngo-s-to-keep-shelter-homes-running-for-street-children-sewa-131287

4. ‘Surveillance On Child Trafficking Should Be Intensified’, Modern Ghana

https://www.modernghana.com/news/850563/surveillance-on-child-trafficking-should-be-intensified.html

5. ‘Malawi Network Against Trafficking says ending human trafficking a must’, Nyasa Times

https://www.nyasatimes.com/malawi-network-against-trafficking-says-ending-human-trafficking-a-must/

6. ‘Malawi to receive UK Aid in tackling modern slavery: Commonwealth countries unite to end child labour and trafficking’, Nyasa Times

https://www.nyasatimes.com/malawi-to-receive-uk-aid-in-tackling-modern-slavery-commonwealth-countries-unite-to-end-child-labour-and-trafficking/

7. ‘How did we let modern slavery become part of our everyday lives?’, Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/apr/02/modern-slavery-daily-life-exploitation-goods-services

8. ‘Australia urges Commonwealth businesses to tackle 'abomination' of modern slavery’, Sky News

https://news.sky.com/story/australia-urges-commonwealth-businesses-to-tackle-abomination-of-modern-slavery-11335503

9. ‘Actions speak louder than words, anti-slavery advocates tell Commonwealth’, Thomson Reuters

http://news.trust.org/item/20180417000141-bcgvd/

10. ‘Survivors' network seeks to turn former slaves into global leaders’, Thomson Reuters

http://news.trust.org/item/20180423000006-pax7q/

11. ‘New report on Human Trafficking, Modern Slavery, and Child Exploitation Launched’, Sri Lanka Guardian

https://www.slguardian.org/new-report-on-human-trafficking-modern-slavery-and-child-exploitation-launched/

 

 

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