The recent arrest of five people in Surrey on suspicion of modern slavery offences has highlighted this issue once more.
ACTS (Action of Churches Together in Scotland) Anti-Human Trafficking Group along with The Albertus Institute and Edinburgh University have organised a discussion day on slavery and human trafficking with the emphasis on Scotland.
Entitled ‘More Slaves Today than at any Time in Human History’ Exchanging Scottish and International Perspectives on Human Trafficking ' it takes place on Saturday October 7th in Edinburgh. Details.
Anti Slavery Day is on 18th October