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Anti-Slavery Day open letter calling on UK Government to support victims of modern slavery

Updated: Oct 27, 2020

First published by Anti-Slavery International

Arise joined Anti-Slavery International and a coalition of human rights organisations in writing a letter that calls on the UK Government to support two proposed laws that would support victims of modern slavery. The letter – published on Anti-Slavery Day, 18 October, in the Sunday Times, calls on the government to:

  • Support the Conservative peer Lord McColl’s amendment to the Immigration and Social Security Bill, Clause 12, that would give European nationals who are confirmed victims of modern sla