Debt Bondage Payouts

For some time ACRATH has been concerned about migrant workers in the rubber glove industry in Malaysia. Along with St Vincent's Health ...

Slavery Exists in Australia

The ABC recently ran an article on Modern Slavery in Australia, which featured Aranya's story (name changed for privacy) of modern slavery ...

Supporting women and Girls

In 2021 the theme for the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons (31st July) was Victim Voices Lead the Way. To mark ...

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 ...

2021 TIP Report

In releasing the 2021 Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, siad: "This year’s Trafficking in Persons Report ...

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 ...

Carer Kept as Slave

A Sydney couple have pleaded guilty to charges of forced labour and harbouring a person. In court it was revealed the couple ...

Victory for Migrant Workers

Migrant workers in Top Glove rubber glove factories in Malaysia will be remediated with respect to recruitment fees previously paid by the ...

Rubber Glove Industry During Covid-19

The Covid-19 pandemic has meant unprecedented demand for rubber gloves. Consequently manufacturers are recording enormous increases in profit. However for the worker ...

A Global Challenge

Human Trafficking is a global problem. The following article gives an insight into the impact this crime has on victims. "When the ...

Temporary Migrants During Covid-19

Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic ACRATH has been concerned for migrant workers and international students and their vulnerability to exploitation. UTS Law’s A/Prof ...

Support for Workers in Queensland

ACRATH's Regional Coordinator in Queensland, Sr Janine Bliss fmm, has been spending a good bit of time in the Bundaberg area supporting ...