Human Rights

These are key milestones in the fight against modern slavery

To coincide with the launch of the 2016 Global Slavery Index, here's a timeline of key events in the fight against modern slavery this century. Image: REUTERS/Pierre Marsaut

Alex Whiting

Journalist, The Thomson Reuters Foundation

Astrid Zweynert

Editor, Trust.org

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Image: Global Slavery Index

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