slavery

Norway Ratification Boosts Fight against Modern Slavery

  • December 2, 2015
  • Tamara Gausi

The following is crossposted from Equal Times. On November 18, 2015, Norway ratified the International Labor Organization’s (ILO) Forced Labor Protocol, which strengthens and updates the 1930 Forced Labor Convention (Convention 29) by adding new measures to prevent, protect and compensate those affected. According to ILO data, some 21 million people globally are victims of… [READ MORE]