‘This is the great human rights issue of our time … I am determined that we will make it a national and international mission to rid our world of this barbaric evil.’
Theresa May, Prime Minister of the UK
More men, women and children are being abused and exploited for the sole purpose of making money for criminals than at any other time in history. This is a global epidemic. It affects every continent and almost every country. It’s happening here in the UK, now, and it’s getting worse.
Case Study: Northern Ireland
Sometimes statistics can be daunting. This short film, featuring Migrant Help UK’s Roger McVicker, shines a light on the reality of modern slavery for one man in Northen Ireland.
‘The hard fact hard fact is that in the 21st century, while slavery may have been abolished, it certainly hasn’t been eradicated.’
Roger McVicker, Migrant Help UK’s Victims of Slavery Support Team Leader
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