Tackling Modern Slavery

October 18, 2016

Pressure on businesses to do more to address slavery is ramping-up. In July, the UK Prime Minister described slavery as ‘the greatest human rights issue of our time’. Today, 18 October, marks Anti-Slavery Day in the UK. Despite the new requirements in the Modern Slavery Act 2015, the Anti-Slavery Commissioner’s first report to Parliament on 12 October criticised the lack of action by businesses. And an independent review of slavery statements by FTSE 100 companies has found serious shortcomings. What do companies need to do?

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