Three more people have been jailed today as part of the largest modern slavery prosecution in UK history, after eight others were convicted in July 2019 following a long-running investigation in which Hope for Justice worked closely with West Midlands Police, the National Crime Agency and the Crown Prosecution Service. Hope for Justice is
The UK's Nationality & Borders Bill has been criticised by anti-slavery and human rights charities, by the Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, and by the UN.
UK proposals to scrap human rights protections in favour of a Bill of Rights based on "common sense" could be immensely harmful for survivors of modern slavery.
Picture: Hope for Justice CEO, Tim Nelson, with No More Traffik founder Pete Kernoghan Belfast-based anti-trafficking organisation No More Traffik is seeking to have a greater impact in the fight against modern slavery in Northern Ireland by becoming part of the larger charity Hope for Justice. Pete Kernoghan, formerly Development Director and
Hope for Justice has contributed to a UN process helping states tackle trafficking, at the Constructive Dialogues on Smuggling of Migrants & Trafficking.
Hope for Justice has welcomed amendments passed by the House of Lords that would remove some of the most damaging aspects of the Nationality and Borders Bill.
A survivor of modern slavery who was exploited by a criminal gang has finally been granted Universal Credit after wrongfully being denied the benefit.