March 2018: Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking In the News



31 March 2018

Below are news items related to modern slavery, forced labour and human trafficking from March 2018.


1. ‘Let’s join hands to end modern slavery- Hohoe MP urges', Ghana MPs

http://ghanamps.com/news-events/details.php?id=6645

2. 'Experts reach for the stars to fight slavery as satellite pictures tell all', The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2018/mar/19/experts-fight-slavery-satellite-pictures-south-asia-brick-belt

3. ‘Ending Modern Day Slavery With Blockchain Tech', The Market Mogul

https://themarketmogul.com/blockchain-modern-day-slavery/

4. ‘#Pressforprogress: The role of the Commonwealth in eliminating modern slavery of women and girls', Thomson Reuters

https://news.trust.org/item/20180307154815-iofnx/

5. ‘Modern day slavery and human trafficking in New Zealand', Stuff NZ

https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/102220175/peter-cullen-modern-day-slavery-and-human-trafficking-in-new-zealand

6. '‘Don’t struggle if you’re raped’: People smuggler gives chilling warning to undercover CNN reporter', CNN

https://edition.cnn.com/2018/02/27/africa/nigeria-migrant-smugglers-intl/index.html

7. ‘Asos hosts anti-modern slavery event at House of Lords', Retail Gazette

https://www.retailgazette.co.uk/blog/2018/03/asos-hosts-anti-modern-slavery-event-house-lords/

8. '#MyFreedomDay 2018: Students worldwide join the anti-slavery fight', CNN

https://edition.cnn.com/2018/03/13/world/my-freedom-day-live-blog/index.html

9. ‘Gangs exploit refugee crisis to enslave people: Nobel laureate Satyarthi', Reuters

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-refugees-trafficking-india/gangs-exploit-refugee-crisis-to-enslave-people-nobel-laureate-satyarthi-idUSKBN1GH24K

10. 'Chang calls on Jamaicans to reject all forms of human trafficking', Jamaica Observer

http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/chang-calls-on-jamaicans-to-reject-all-forms-of-human-trafficking_129371?profile=1373

11. 'World Cup host Qatar to introduce labour complaint reform', The New Arab

https://www.alaraby.co.uk/english/news/2018/3/11/world-cup-host-qatar-to-introduce-labour-complaint-reform


 

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