Modern slavery has worsened with the economic fallout of COVID. As the supply chain falters during the global lockdown, sacked workers have become even more vulnerable to exploitation. Also, is the US guilty of breaking the rules that they themselves, recommended?
Slavery is alive and kicking in modern supply chains globally. Guests, Dr Stephen and Sarah Morse of Unchained talk with Helen Fitness about their work to inspire organisations to not just comply with modern anti-slavery legislation, but to lead the change. They give tips on actions you can take to create change and break the chains of modern slavery.
Dr Stephen Morse talks with Jessica Hickman about what inspired him to found Unchained. He provides insight into the different shapes and sizes of modern slavery, how large chains worldwide take advantage of social workers, specifically the fashion industry, what steps that businesses can take to ensure transparent, ethical supply chains, and what consumers can do to limit human rights violation.