August Action Against Slavery

Was there slavery in Australia? YES!!  It shouldn’t even be a debate!! From early settlement Australia’s Indigenous Peoples  were forced to work unpaid ...

Domestic Servitude Conviction

A Melbourne husband and wife who held a woman in slavery in their home for eight years have been jailed. This is ...

Human Trafficking and Terrorism

A recently released document published by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) examines the link between Human Trafficking and ...

Stop Trafficking!

The July edition of Stop Trafficking focuses on the plight of domestic workers. Articles in this issue include: Domestic workers in private ...

ACRATH Launches Appeal

ACRATH, Australia’s leading Catholic anti-trafficking organisation, is appealing for funds to continue its support for trafficked people. President Sr Louise Cleary csb ...

Debt Bondage in Mica Mining

It is highly likely that you own products that include mica as an ingredient. It is the mineral that makes our cosmetics, ...

Global Child Labour Estimates

Released ahead of the World Day Against Child Labour on 12th June, a new report by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and ...

End Uyghur Forced Labour

Forced labour, child labour (including worst forms) and state-enforced forced labour is not unknown in cotton. In fact, of the top ten ...

Day Against Child Labour

Almost one in ten of all children worldwide are in child labour. They are working to harvest the cocoa for the chocolate ...

A Voice for Workers’ Rights

For a number of years ACRATH has supported Any Hall's campaign for justice in the case brought against him by Thai pineapple ...

Stop Trafficking!

The May 2021 issue of Stop Trafficking! highlights the findings of the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons released in February 2021. This ...

Exposing Modern Slavery

Due to Covid-19 restrictions the 2021 ACRATH National Conference was held as an online event over three weeks. The theme for the ...