Tackling modern slavery in East Anglia

A new initiative to help tackle modern slavery across the Diocese of East Anglia has been explored and volunteers to help tackle the problem are now being sought. Below you can find resources about the issue and red news stories on what is being done.


  1. Media stories of Modern Slavery from around the Diocese
  2. St Bakhita’s life story
  3. Numbers of people enslaved in the UK & East Anglia
  4. Modern Slavery Reporting: Police – information requests
  5. Become a Freedom Watcher
  6. Customer message to companies & footprint stories
  7. Slavery: spot the signs
  8. Ethical Consumer -reduce slavery
  9. Radio Maria Modern Slavery audio series

For more details about the modern slavery initiative in East Anglia, please contact john_simong@hotmail.com

Read more about the Santa Marta Group – an alliance of police chiefs and Catholic bishops from around the world working together with civil society to eradicate human trafficking and modern day slavery.

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Norwich conference hears stories of modern slavery

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February 8, 2022

Norwich conference lifts the lid on modern slavery

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