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Major hotels failing to protect staff, report under Modern Slavery Act UK.

A new report published by Minderoo’s Walk Free Initiative, “Beyond compliance in the hotel sector: A review of UK Modern Slavery Act statements,” uncovers that the majority of top hotels...

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16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence 25 November – 10 December 2019.

UNiTE Social media campaign

In 2019, the UNiTE campaign will mark the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, from 25 November to 10 December, under the theme, “Orange the World: Generation Equality Stands against...

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Using Your Voice to Support Survivors: The International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.

International campaign.

Violence against women and girls is an expansive and overwhelming issue complicated by the intersections of discrimination, objectification and abuse.  Raising awareness of this pervasive crisis is one of the...

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Tackling Modern Slavery in Supply Chains.

Needing to learn more about supply chains and labour trafficking? A useful link is https://www.stronger2gether.org/ Stronger2gether is a multi-stakeholder initiative, which aims to reduce modern slavery by providing guidance, resources,...

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Frederick Douglass: A Living Legacy- MECPATHS Ireland event on the occasion of the 18 October, EU Day against Human Trafficking.

  MECPATHS Ireland sends us news of their outstanding event which they co-organised with the governmental Department of Justice and Equality, held in the Courthouse, Washington Street, Cork city, on...

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UK’s Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner publishes Strategic Plan 2019-2021.

Dame Sara Thornton was appointed as the UK’s Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner by the Secretary of State following consultation with the Scottish Ministers and the Department of Justice in Northern Ireland....

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18 October 2019 – International Centre for Migration and Policy Development (ICMPD) launch publication.

The yearly EU Anti-Trafficking Day on 18 October makes both policymakers and the general public reflect upon the response to trafficking in human beings in Europe. States still face challenges...

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TALITHA KUM Assembly , Rome, 21-28 September 2019.

APT/AMRI member Eilis Coe together with 86 delegates from 48 countries, representatives of 52 Talitha Kum networks committed to work to end trafficking in persons on all continents, gathered in...

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STOP Trafficking September issue focuses on Child Trafficking globally.

Stop Trafficking.  Want to know more about Child Trafficking globally? Then your best option is to access the September 2019 issue of Stop Trafficking which is available at the following...

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APT/AMRI representation at RENATE Annual Retreat, Malta.

Ten RENATE members, including our APT/AMRI member Eilis Coe, RSC, enjoyed a wonderful retreat at Mount St. Joseph Retreat House in Mosta, Malta. Fr. Paul Pace, SJ, led the Retreat...

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