Reporter's Notebook

Refugee crisis: 'Gangs run child prostitution rings'

Reports children are sexually exploited emphasise need to ensure refugees are welcomed and receive same care offered to EU citizens.

Opinion

When NGOs save children who don't want to be saved

Western media misrepresent voluntary child labour as slavery.

Neil Howard

by Neil Howard

Neil Howard

slavery

Slavery trafficking victims crippled by fear in UK

Saved from grips of being trafficked into modern-day slavery, victims suffer severe trauma and struggle to move on.

Slavery trafficking victims crippled by fear in UK

Latin America Investigates

Argentina: Cross-Border Trafficking

Investigating child trafficking and sexual exploitation along the border between Bolivia and Argentina.

India

The Indian caste where wives are forced into sex work

For girls and women from the Perna caste, entering the sex trade is a normal next step after marriage and childbirth.

The Indian caste where wives are forced into sex work

Human trafficking

'Sold like cows and goats': India's slave brides

Thousands of girls and women in India are sold into marriage and often face a lifetime of abuse and hardship.

101 East

India's Slave Brides

101 East investigates how every year, tens of thousands of girls and women in India are trafficked into slave marriages.

Australia

Australia weighs law banning refugees from returning

The law would permanently ban legal visits to the country for asylum seekers arriving by boat.

Australia weighs law banning refugees from returning

Human Rights

Global index: Risk of modern slavery in 115 countries

Sixty percent of countries at high risk of using slaves, with 46 million people worldwide engaged in forced labour

Global index: Risk of modern slavery in 115 countries

Refugees

Refugee deaths 'on track to exceed 2015 record'

At least 3,034 refugees have died en route to Europe so far in 2016, a sharp increase from last year, says the IOM.

Desperate journeys: 3,034 refugees die in seven months

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil

Food Chain Slaves

It is a nation built on the abolition of slavery, but there are at least 40,000 slaves in the US today.

Africa

Dozens of refugees found dead in Niger desert

Total of 34 bodies of people trying to reach Algeria found after being abandoned by human traffickers, officials say.

Refugee crisis: 20 children among dead in Niger desert

Fault Lines

Seafood Slaves

We travel to Indonesia, Myanmar and Thailand to investigate slavery in the multi-billion dollar seafood industry.

Human Rights

A trafficked fisherman's tale: 'My life was destroyed’

A man from Myanmar who spent more than a decade as a slave on a Thai fishing boat shares his story.

Human Rights

Paradise lost: Sex trafficking in Hawaii

Contrary to its idyllic image, Hawaii is a hub for the sex trafficking of girls and women.

Paradise lost: Sex trafficking in Hawaii