Tag: Slavery and Enslavement

Slavery and enslavement are both the state and the condition of being a slave, who is someone forbidden to quit their service for another person

45 Million People in Servitude… Shocking!

The 2016 Global Slavery Index, published by Perth-based Walk Free Foundation, estimates that 45.8 million people are subject to some form of modern slavery in the world today. Vulnerability to modern slavery is affected by a complex interaction of factors related to the presence or absence of protection and respect for rights, physical safety and security, access to the necessities of life such as food, water and health care, and patterns of migration, displacement and conflict.