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.