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Are you Complying with the EU Sustainability-related Disclosures Regulation?
Publications
01 July 2020

The legal landscape for financial market participants (FMPs) regarding sustainability and human rights has drastically changed and more regulation is on its way, both at the EU and AT national levels. This briefing paper is meant to give a short...

GRETA Third Evaluation Report– Austria
GuidancePublications
10 June 2020

In its third report on Austria, the Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings (GRETA) analyses trafficking victims’ access to justice and effective remedies and examines progress in the implementation of previous GRETA recommendations....

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Improving our Response to Modern Slavery & Exploitation: Supporting Chinese women
Publications
09 June 2020

Anyone can be exploited, or become a victim of modern slavery, no matter their age, gender or nationality. This report focuses specifically on Chinese women, due to the experiences of Caritas Bakhita House, Rahab and Tamar. It is hoped that...

The Impact and Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Trafficked and Exploited Persons
Publications
08 June 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has a potentially far-reaching, long-term negative impact on trafficked and exploited persons. Although at this stage it is not yet possible to assess the full impact of the pandemic on human trafficking, it is sure that its...

Brexit and Modern Slavery: Impact on the UK’s Legal Framework for Workers in Supply Chains
Publications
01 June 2020

Data on the Number of people referred to the National Referral Mechanism (NRM) as potential victims of modern slavery in the UK has increased year-on-year. The number for referrals rose by 36% from 2017 2018 and buy for their 52%...

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Meneshachin scoping study: A global synthesis and analysis of responsible recruitment initiatives targeting low-wage, migrant workers
Publications
31 May 2020

This review was conducted as a “scoping study” of two distinct areas of recruitment policy and programming: (1) current government policies and initiatives to improve recruitment standards for low-wage migrant workers; and (2) current non-governmental models, focusing on initiatives that...

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