Many churches recognise Freedom Sunday on 2 December as part of increased efforts to tackle human trafficking and modern slavery.
10 November 2017
The UK’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, has given her backing to the Church of England’s new anti-slavery programme, the Clewer Initiative.
17 October 2017
The Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby has given his backing to a charity set up to support women involved in the “sex industry”.
14 August 2017
A new Anglican-run community shelter to provide a home for trafficked children is on course to open next year in Accra, Ghana.
03 August 2017
The Anglican Church of Canada is taking another step forward in its fight against human trafficking and modern slavery with a new discernment group.
01 August 2017
Anglicans in New Zealand are being given the opportunity to investigate the ways in which trafficking and exploitation is infiltrating Kiwi life and to learn how those hidden scourges are best headed off.
17 July 2017
The Archbishop of Canterbury and His All-Holiness Bartholomew of Constantinople have pledged to fight modern slavery in its various forms.
08 February 2017
A week-long Episcopal Relief & Development pilgrimage to Ghana will focus on reconciliation, visiting cities and sites critical to understanding the trans-Atlantic slave trade.
19 January 2017
The Primate of Australia, Melbourne Archbishop Philip Freier, has joined other religious leaders in Australia in calling for a new law to tackle modern slavery.
07 December 2016
Christ Church Anglican Cathedral stands in Stone Town as a symbol of remembrance to the men, women and children taken from East Africa and sold into slavery.
24 June 2016