Forced Labour

This Report Gives Canadians A Way To Stop Supporting Child Labour

Debbie Wolfe | Posted 06.10.2016 | Canada Impact
Debbie Wolfe

Which companies are better at checking their chains for child and forced labour? And what are they doing to respond? World Vision's report helps answer many of these questions. By tracking supply chains of Canadian companies, the researchers identify which have a likelihood of being connected to child and forced labour.

Sex Slavery A $99-Billion Industry: UN

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.21.2014 | Canada Business

Sex slavery is by far the most profitable form of involuntary labour, a $99-billion annual industry that accounts for two-thirds of all the profits ma...

30 Million Slaves In The World

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.17.2013 | Canada Business

There are nearly 30 million slaves in the world today, according to a new index ranking most of the world’s countries. The Global Slavery Index, ...

Forced LAbour Used At Canadian Mine: Report

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - A highly critical human rights report released Tuesday is shedding new light on the darker implications of the Conservative government's ambi...

Be a "Dot"-- Protest Human Slavery

Joy Smith, M.P. | Posted 12.20.2011 | Canada Politics
Joy Smith, M.P.

Last year, I released a proposal for a national action plan to combat human trafficking called 'Connecting the Dots.' The complex nature of trafficking in persons and the rapidly increasing occurrence of human trafficking demands a comprehensive approach that draws together existing frameworks, stakeholders, and agencies.