Modern slavery survivors could be retrafficked in UK, charities warn
February 13th, 2023
Source: The Guardian.
Charities warn that modern slavery survivors could risk re-trafficking due to a lack of resources to support them in the UK. The Home Office tightened the rules, reducing the minimum recovery period for trafficking victims and raising the evidential bar, leading to an overwhelmed system. The Salvation Army has temporarily suspended accepting referrals, and other charities also said the system appeared to be at breaking point. Learn more about the increased re-trafficking risks.
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