Voluntary corporate social responsibility initiatives have failed to protect people from modern slavery. It’s time to change it.
It should be obvious that only through safe routes of regular migration people can seek a better future without risking their lives
It is important to remember that slavery is sadly a crime which is with us today, often hidden in plain sight
We call on the government to listen to the voices of the victims of modern slavery and review the impact of their policies on this vulnerable group of workers
We are still not signalling clearly enough that slavery will not be tolerated on our shores if we do not confine its perpetrators for as long as they deprive their victims of their liberty