Summary of HRC webinar: Cyber Slavery in the scamming compounds of Cambodia

London 8 September Survivors of human trafficking in Cambodia, modern slavery activists, academics, journalists, and policymakers were amongst those who participated in the webinar “Tackling the Emerging “Slavery behind Scams” through policies “that was co-hosted by Humanity Research Consultancy (HRC) along with The Mekong Club and Cambridge Centre for Applied Research in Human Trafficking (CCARHT)Continue reading “Summary of HRC webinar: Cyber Slavery in the scamming compounds of Cambodia”

HRC-led research project report on the determinants of anti-trafficking efforts in Algeria released by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law

London, September 2022 The British Institute of International and Comparative Law (BIICL) published its findings on the determinants of anti-trafficking efforts in Algeria. Funded by the United States Government, the research was part of a wider project that seeks to improve the anti-trafficking efforts of various national governments. The project analysed the specific factors thatContinue reading “HRC-led research project report on the determinants of anti-trafficking efforts in Algeria released by the British Institute of International and Comparative Law”

Webinar co-host by Humanity Research Consultancy, The Mekong Club, and Cambridge Centre for Applied Research in Human Trafficking (CCARHT)

Topic: Tackling the Emerging “Slavery behind Scams” through Policies Date: 6th of Sep (Tuesday) Time: 09:00 EST / 14:00 UK / 21:00 HKDuration: 60 minutes Purpose: – To respond to the unprecedented, emerging type of modern slavery/human trafficking in Cambodia, Myanmar, and several countries where victims are being forced to conduct online scams. – To inspire actions from theContinue reading “Webinar co-host by Humanity Research Consultancy, The Mekong Club, and Cambridge Centre for Applied Research in Human Trafficking (CCARHT)”

HRC Impact Case: Harnessing the power of media to shape public rhetoric and inspire government’s actions to counter trafficking

In early July, HRC received the information of a 24-year-old Taiwanese girl being sold four times and forced to conduct online scamming in the ‘scamming camps’ in Sihanoukville, Cambodia. She refused to submit and was therefore physically abused severely before being rescued. “Tens of thousands of people are being held captive in those camps. I sawContinue reading “HRC Impact Case: Harnessing the power of media to shape public rhetoric and inspire government’s actions to counter trafficking”

New Report on the Fate of Female Survivors of Sex Trafficking in Argentina

Report published in December 2021 Taking forward our work to end modern slavery, globally, we are delighted to publish our new report titled, The Invisible – The Fate of Female Survivors of Sex Trafficking in Argentina.Report on the Lack of a Comprehensive and Restorative Policy for Women Trafficked for Sexual Exploitation. This report is aContinue reading “New Report on the Fate of Female Survivors of Sex Trafficking in Argentina”

Anti-Human Trafficking Diplomacy

Please find the Arabic translation below. Major progress has been made in Bahrain’s anti-trafficking legal and practical framework in the past few years, which is also reflected in its ranking by the US State Department Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report, in which the country has been placed in tier 1 since 2018. The human andContinue reading “Anti-Human Trafficking Diplomacy”

New Project – “The impacts of Covid-19 on trafficking and child labour in Myanmar, Cambodia, and Vietnam.”

Humanity Research Consultancy will be working along with the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) on the project titled, “The impacts of Covid-19 on trafficking and child labour in Myanmar, Cambodia, and Vietnam.” The research will look deeper into how the Covid-19 pandemic, in the current policy environment, has impacted marginalised groups – namely survivors of trafficking and childrenContinue reading “New Project – “The impacts of Covid-19 on trafficking and child labour in Myanmar, Cambodia, and Vietnam.””

Report on the Overview of the Migrant Domestic Workers in Taiwan

Report published in July 2021 Continuing our work to end modern slavery, globally, we are delighted to publish our new report titled, The Marginalised — An Overview of the Migrant Domestic Workers in Taiwan. This report is prepared by Humanity Research Consultancy and is written by Sharlene Chen. The report sets out the big pictureContinue reading “Report on the Overview of the Migrant Domestic Workers in Taiwan”

Report on the Practice of Manual Scavenging in India

Report published in May 2021 We’re glad to publish our new report titled It is Not Humane to Clean Human Shit: Report on the Systematic Prevalence of Forced Labour in the Form of Manual Scavenging in India. This report is written and prepared by Deeksha Sharma as a part of the research project under theContinue reading “Report on the Practice of Manual Scavenging in India”

Report on China’s Role in Preventing Modern Slavery in Myanmar’s Jade Mines

Report published in May 2021 We are delighted to publish our report on China’s Role in Preventing Modern Slavery in Myanmar’s Jade Mines. This is the first of its kind report that analyses how and why Chinese corporates and markets involved in jade mining could assert their influence and apply pressure to conflict groups toContinue reading “Report on China’s Role in Preventing Modern Slavery in Myanmar’s Jade Mines”