Britain is spending £39million on fighting child marriage abroad and yet the law in England, Wales and Northern Ireland permits 16 year-olds to marry with parental consent. Campaigners say the law should be changed as it’s loophole facilitating forced marriage.
A Scottish university will launch a “programme of reparative justice” after discovering it gained tens of millions of pounds from historical slavery, with activists hailing rising attention on modern slavery … Continued
They’re coming from nations like Eritrea and Afghanistan.
A parliamentary committee said smaller firms tended to be more unequal
Activists say we are yet to come to terms with the scale of the problem.
The case follows the first ever forced marriage conviction in the UK last week.
Britain’s equality watchdog says hundreds of companies have failed to list the data.
At least 80,000 people in Britain are thought to pose a risk to children, according to new figures and research.
The new helpline received almost 5,000 calls in the first 12 months it was live.
Cardboard Citizens want to bring about real change by telling the stories of people on the brink of homelessness.