ACRATH stands for the Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans. We are endorsed by Catholic Religious Australia – the peak body for 155 religious orders in Australia, representing over 5,700 religious sisters, brothers and priests.
ACRATH is committed to working together towards the elimination of human trafficking in Australia, the Asia Pacific region, and globally.
“I have come that you may have life and have it to the full.” John10.10
“Nobody has the right to treat you as her or his slave and you should not make anyone your slave” – Article 4 United Nations Declaration of Human Rights
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A site against human trafficking
Slavery exists today. It’s right here among us and happening under our noses. That’s right – Australia is a destination for trafficked people who are used for a variety of purposes!
We want to give them a voice. This site seeks to tell their stories so that society here can make a stand against such human rights abuses.
We want to give YOU a voice too. This site seeks to allow users to discuss and actively respond to the crisis that is human trafficking and slavery in our country and region.
What is trafficking? How big is the problem? The only way to a solution is to be armed with the information. Get definitions, downloads, statistics, links, maps and more material to abolish modern day slavery here.
What YOU can do
We have to stop trafficking today. The problem’s big but not impossible to tackle. Each of us have roles to play. Here we can both give you ideas of how and hear what you have to say to make the best use of our gifts to take on the mission of eradicating the trade of persons. read more..