Tag: Anti-Slavery Australia

Make your Easter chocolate slavery free this year with the help of ACRATH

  Easter is almost upon us, and many people will already be buying chocolate eggs to gift to their family and friends on Easter Sunday. Before you make any purchases, it is worth considering whether the eggs you are buying this year are slavery-free.   Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans (ACRATH) and STOP THE TRAFFIK are… Continue Reading Make your Easter chocolate slavery free this year with the help of ACRATH

ACRATH Prayer, Reflection and Action – 8th February2019

  https://acrath.org.au/ World Day of Prayer Reflection and Action Against Human Trafficking 2019 Dear ACRATH Members and Supporters INFORMATION & CAMPAIGNS Thank you to members who have provided the following information and campaign notices.   Resources ACRATH invites you to use the resources to participate in this event and so help to bring about an… Continue Reading ACRATH Prayer, Reflection and Action – 8th February2019

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery_2nd December 2018

    https://acrath.org.au/?s=slavery   Australian Catholic Religious Against Trafficking in Humans   Call For Effective Action Against Slavery ON: NOVEMBER 16, 2018 IN: HUMAN TRAFFICKING, INTERNATIONAL, MODERN SLAVERY BY: ACRATH 0 COMMENTS Archbishop Bernardito Auza, the Holy See’s Permanent Observer to the United Nations in New York on Nov. 9 addressed a conference on “Practical Solutions to Eradicate Human Trafficking”.… Continue Reading International Day for the Abolition of Slavery_2nd December 2018

International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition_23rd August 2018

Slave Trade Abolition_United Nations © UN Photo / Rick Bajornas – The Ark of Return, Permanent Memorial to honour the victims of slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade. The date 23 August marks the anniversary of the 1791 insurrection of enslaved men and women in the western part of the island of Santo Domingo, which,… Continue Reading International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition_23rd August 2018

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery | 2nd December 2016

Friday 2nd December 2016 is the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, a day that is observed by the United Nations every year to spread awareness about the need to eradicate modern forms of slavery.   Slavery still exists in many forms around the world, including human trafficking, forced marriage, sexual exploitation, child labour and… Continue Reading International Day for the Abolition of Slavery | 2nd December 2016

International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition | 23rd August 2016

  The 23rd August is acknowledged by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) as the International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition.   In her message for this year’s Day of Remembrance, the UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova said: UNESCO is marking International Day for the Remembrance of… Continue Reading International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition | 23rd August 2016

World Day Against Trafficking in Persons | Saturday 30th July, 2016

The 30th of July 2016 marks the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, established by the United Nations in 2014 to raise awareness of human trafficking around the world, and to promote the protection of victims of trafficking.   From the UN website: Human trafficking is a crime that exploits women, children and men for… Continue Reading World Day Against Trafficking in Persons | Saturday 30th July, 2016

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