Prioritise slavery in the Sustainable Development Goals – Walk Free

With 35.8 million people enslaved today, the curse of modern slavery is a significant barrier to the wellbeing and economic prosperity of the world at large (…) Unbelievably, ending modern slavery is not yet a clear priority in the proposed Sustainable Development Goals — a transformative action plan which will help shape governments’ policies for years to come2(…) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has said, “I want this to be the most inclusive global development process the world has ever known”.4 Call on him to ensure ending modern slavery is prioritised in the Sustainable Development Goals.

Read more, and sign the petition here: Prioritise slavery in the Sustainable Development Goals – Walk Free

Updated: June 17, 2015 — 12:02 pm
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