- Learning About Forced Marriage March 7, 2018
A member of ANZRATH (Aotearoa New Zealand Religious Against Trafficking in Humans) was present at the ACRATH National Conference in February 2018. Sr Adrienne shared her thoughts following on from the session on forced marriage.
- Domestic Slavery December 24, 2017
The 2017 Trafficking in Person Report commented on the existence of domestic servitude in Australia. This YouTube clip from Freedom United outlines why domestic workers can be vulnerable and the signs of domestic slavery.
- Stop Trafficking! September 23, 2017
Anti-Human Trafficking Newsletter Vol 15 No 9
The latest issue of Stop Trafficking! highlights how men’s growing addition to pornography is fueling human trafficking. Human trafficking and the role of men, The role of demand, Who is Buying sex and Sex addiction and the internet are just some of the article in the September issue of ...
- Enforcing Accountability of States & Businesses in Supply Chains August 22, 2015
Report of UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
At the UN General Assembly on 8th July 2015 the UN Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery, Urmila Bhoola, presented a report in which she provided a thematic study on enforcing the accountability of States and businesses for preventing, mitigating and redressing contemporary forms of slavery in supply ...
- The Demand Side of Sex Trafficking August 6, 2013
Media Representations of Women and Men in Australia
Professor Bob Pease is from the School of Heath and Social Development at Deakin University. His research interests are in the fields of critical masculinity studies and critical social work practice. In the former area his specific research focus is on men’s violence against women and cross-cultural and global ...
- Challenging the Demand Side of Sexual Slavery June 15, 2011
Attempts to Prevent Trafficking into Sexual Slavery
The Swedish Example – trafficking laws in Sweden have evolved from the belief that the demand for sexual services is a contributing factor towards trafficking for sexual purposes. Click here to read Kajsa Claude’s report on the laws promulgated in Sweden in 1999, their implementation and the steps being taken ...
- What Men Have to Do With It February 27, 2011
The Role of Men in Achieving Gender Equity
A report recently released by the International Center for Research on Women comments on the contribution men can make to achieving gender equatity for women.
A copy of the report can be viewed here.