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Modern slavery: how the UK is leading the fight

Modern slavery encompasses slavery, human trafficking, forced labour and domestic servitude. It is an international crime involving a number of source and transit countries.



The booklet explains the ways in which the Modern Slavery Bill will:

  • help law enforcement fight crime more effectively
  • better protect victims

It also details the cross-governmental response to stamping out modern slavery and how the private sector is getting involved.

Other issues covered include :

  • identifying, protecting and supporting victims
  • developing a tailored approach to child victims
  • raising public awareness
  • working with other countries
Published 8 July 2014