Month: August 2016

  • Raising awareness of labour exploitation

    19th August 2016

    Migrant Help UK assisted with the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission’s Hidden Rights film on the labour exploitation of migrant workers. The number of potential victims referred in to the National Referral Mechanism in the UK rose to 3,266 last year, a 40 per cent increase on 2014. There were 53 referrals in Northern Ireland and more...Read more

  • Migrant Help UK backs PM’s pledge to end slavery

    1st August 2016

    Migrant Help UK welcomed the Prime Minister’s determination to end modern slavery and said it fully supports her move to establish a government task force to tackle the problem. As the largest UK-wide charity offering advice and support to vulnerable migrants and trafficked people, Migrant Help UK works towards eliminating modern slavery, forced labour and the...Read more