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Trauma of forced marriage in Australia revealed in new campaign
SBS News

10 April 2018

https://www.sbs.com.au/news/trauma-of-forced-marriage-in-australia-revealed-in-new-campaign


Sydney teachers learn how to combat human trafficking
Catholic Outlook

19 March 2018

https://catholicoutlook.org/sydney-teachers-learn-combat-human-trafficking/


Writing on the wall
UTS Newsroom

02 Mar 2018

http://newsroom.uts.edu.au/news/2018/03/writing-wall?utm_source=wall_gk3&utm_medium=gk&utm_campaign=wall_mar18


Slavery: Australia's hidden shame is being uncovered
News.com.au

February 24, 2018

http://www.news.com.au/national/victoria/crime/slavery-australias-hidden-shame-is-being-uncovered/news-story/4e477ed4fa6c459395929ac828d30999


Sydney man allegedly made family fly to India against their will and tried to cancel Australian visa

ABC News

05 December 2017

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-05/human-trafficking-sydney-husband-charged-over-wife-baby-to-india/9226616


Sydney man charged after allegedly trafficking wife, daughter to India

SBS News

05 December 2017

https://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/12/05/sydney-man-charged-after-allegedly-trafficking-wife-daughter-india


Sydney man charged with trafficking wife and baby daughter

Sydney Morning Herald

05 December 2017

http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/sydney-man-charged-with-trafficking-wife-and-baby-daughter-20171205-gzyufa.html


Konica Minolta human rights efforts win Anti-Slavery Australia Freedom Award

IT Brief

10 Nov 2017

https://itbrief.com.au/story/konica-minoltas-human-rights-efforts-win-anti-slavery-australia-freedom-award/


Forced Marriage a Hidden Form of Violence

Catholic News

10 Nov 2017

http://cathnews.com/cathnews/30696-forced-marriage-a-hidden-form-of-violence


Griffith Academic Receives Prestigious Award for Fighting Child Trafficking

Griffith News

10 Nov 2017

https://app.secure.griffith.edu.au/news/2017/11/10/griffith-academic-receives-prestigious-award-for-fight-against-child-trafficking/

 

Modern Day Slavery Is Rife In Australia

The Daily, 2SER

http://2ser.com/modern-day-slavery-rife-australia/

 

Commission moves to unshackle slavery

PS News

07 Nov 2017

http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/576/news/commission-moves-to-unshackle-slavery

 

Organisations Unite to End Modern Slavery in Australia

Pro Bono Australia

01 Nov 2017

https://probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2017/11/organisations-unite-end-modern-slavery-australia/



Australian governments warned they could be buying supplies made by slave labour

The Guardian

18 Oct 2017

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/18/australian-governments-warned-they-could-by-buying-supplies-made-by-slave-labour


Australia Cracks Down on Modern Slavery

The Straits Times

04 Sept 2017

http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/australianz/australia-cracks-down-on-modern-day-slavery

 

225 illegal workers found in raids across Australia

SBS News

22 August 2017

http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/article/2017/08/22/225-illegal-workers-found-raids-across-australia


Hundreds of illegal foreign workers swept up in raids, border force says

SBS News

21 August 2017

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/08/21/hundreds-illegal-foreign-workers-swept-raids-border-force-says


Modern Chains: An Interview with Anti-Slavery Australia's Professor Jennifer Burn

Sydneycriminallawyers.com.au

21 July 2017

http://www.sydneycriminallawyers.com.au/blog/modern-chains-an-interview-with-anti-slavery-australias-professor-jennifer-burn/



The case for Australian modern slavery legislation

Honi Soit

07 June 2017

http://honisoit.com/2017/06/the-case-for-australian-modern-slavery-legislation/



From live streaming to TOR: new technologies are worsening online child exploitation

The Conversation

May 25, 2017

http://theconversation.com/from-live-streaming-to-tor-new-technologies-are-worsening-online-child-exploitation-78198



The World Today

ABC

19 May 2017

http://www.abc.net.au/worldtoday/content/2016/s4671885.htm


Inquiry into Potential Modern Slavery Act For Australia

The Wire

07 April 2017

http://thewire.org.au/story/inquiry-potential-modern-slavery-act-australia/


Remembering Slavery: Recognition, Justice and Development

UTS Newsroom

04 April 2017

http://newsroom.uts.edu.au/events/2017/03/remembering-slavery-recognition-justice-and-development


How taking a photo on your next holiday could help put an end to sex trafficking.
Mamamia.com.au
29 March 2017

http://www.mamamia.com.au/sex-trafficking-app/


National compensation scheme needed for victims of forced labour and slave trade: new report

Canberra Times

26 October 2016

http://www.canberratimes.com.au/business/workplace-relations/national-compensation-scheme-needed-for-victims-of-forced-labour-and-slave-trade-new-report-20161026-gsavyu.html


Human trafficking victims deserve national compensation scheme

ABC News

25 October 2016

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-10-25/anti-slavery-compensation-scheme-needed-for-australia/7960376


Child marriage: A closer look at the story behind the headlines

RN Breakfast

26 September 2016

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/breakfast/the-rise-of-child-marriage/7872064


Light from the shadows

U Magazine

26 August 2016

http://newsroom.uts.edu.au/news/2016/08/light-from-the-shadows?utm_source=light_gk7&utm_medium=gk&utm_campaign=light_sep16


Justice elusive for victims of forced labour

SBS Insight

26 July 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/insight/article/2016/07/25/justice-elusive-victims-forced-labour


We need an Anti-Slavery Commissioner

SBS Insight

26 July 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/insight/article/2016/07/26/comment-we-need-anti-slavery-commissioner


Freedom Hub Cafe helping survivors of slavery

SBS News

15 July 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/07/15/freedom-hub-cafe-helping-survivors-slavery


A modern-day slave in Australia's suburbs

BBC News

9 June 2016

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-36476191


Almost 46 million people trapped in modern slavery: global index

SBS World News

June 01 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/ondemand/video/696468035532


Slavery still common in Australia and abroad

The Wire

June 01, 2016

http://thewire.org.au/story/slavery-still-common-in-australia-and-abroad/


Difficult distinction between unacceptable work conditions and slavery

The Examiner

April 30, 2016

http://www.examiner.com.au/story/3878484/foreign-workers-coercion-concern/


International students working rights

SBS Radio

31 March 2016

http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/turkish/en/content/international-students-working-rights


Despite positive steps, Australia still needs to do more to end forced marriage

The Conversation

11 March 2016

https://theconversation.com/despite-positive-steps-australia-still-needs-to-do-more-to-end-forced-marriage-55508


Preventing Forced Marriage In Australia

Westender

10 March 2016

http://westender.com.au/7590-2/


International Women�s Day highlights government response to forced marriage

Buset

08 March 2016

http://www.buset-online.com/international-womens-day-highlights-government-response-to-forced-marriage/


Anti-slavery workers say government is failing sex trafficking victims

Triple J

01 March 2016

http://www.abc.net.au/triplej/programs/hack/anti-slavery-workers-say-gov-failing-sex-trafficking-victim/7210778



Australia's human trafficking crisis: Forced marriage, labour exploitation are rising
NT News & News.com.au
22 November 2015
http://www.ntnews.com.au/news/national/australias-human-trafficking-crisis-forced-marriage-labour-exploitation-are-rising/story-fnjbnxug-1227618845589



Thailand Must Protect Witnesses' Families
Phuketwan News
05 November 2015
http://phuketwan.com/tourism/thailand-protect-families-trafficking-witnesses-says-award-winner-23521/



Judith Neilson backs effort to eradicate slavery and trafficking in Australia
UTS Newsroom
06 November 2015
http://newsroom.uts.edu.au/news/2015/11/judith-neilson-backs-effort-eradicate-slavery-and-trafficking-australia



Forced child marriages in Australia
News.com.au
27 October 2015
http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/real-life/forced-child-marriages-in-australia-theyre-being-groomed-from-the-moment-theyre-born/story-fnq2o7dd-1227581558374


Push for police protection over human trafficking
Radio New Zealand
28 August 2015
http://www.radionz.co.nz/national/programmes/checkpoint/audio/201768485/push-for-police-protection-over-human-trafficking



Human trafficking: Sex slavery victims risking brutal reprisals to access government support, campaigners say
ABC News
26 August 2015
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-08-26/sex-slavery-victims-lives-endangered-by-laws/6688224



Launch of the 2015 TIP report
SBS News
28 July 2015
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2015/07/28/battle-against-evil-australia-urged-act-sex-trafficking



A battle against evil: Australia urged to act on sex trafficking

SBS News
28 July 2015
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2015/07/28/battle-against-evil-australia-urged-act-sex-trafficking



Discovery of a lost ancestral link

Sydney Morning Herald
23 July 2015
http://www.smh.com.au/national/discovery-of-a-lost-ancestral-link-20150309-13z3ew.html


Slavery in the City
2SER Radio
23 July 2015
http://www.2ser.com/contact/item/16881-slavery-in-the-city



Boko Haram an Underestimated Threat?
2ser Radio

29 April 2015

http://www.2ser.com/component/k2/item/14985-boko-haram-an-underestimated-threat


Slavery in the Australian suburbs: It's happening, but how do we stop it?

SBS News

04 April 2015

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2015/04/02/slavery-australian-suburbs-its-happening-how-do-we-stop-it


Child trafficking on the rise, UN report reveals

SBS News

26 November 2014

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/11/25/child-trafficking-rise-un-report-reveals

The rape scene in Brad Pitt's Fury no-one is talking about

The Conversation

03 November 2014

https://theconversation.com/the-rape-scene-in-brad-pitts-fury-no-one-is-talking-about-33638

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My name is Thea. I'm 12. And I'm getting married

SBS News

11 October 2014

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/10/10/my-name-thea-im-12-and-im-getting-married

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Over 1000 arrested, 30 trafficked children rescued in Europe-wide raids

SBS News

26 September 2014

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/09/25/over-1000-arrested-30-trafficked-children-rescued-europe-wide-raids

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Just Married, Just a Child

Australian Parliamentary Group on Population and Development

August 28, 2014

http://www.pgpd.asn.au/#!Just-Married-Just-a-Child/c13wh/C5F04431-94C1-43A3-A901-46A3E2159E4C

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A new push to end slavery in Australia

The Wire

30 July 2014

http://www.thewire.org.au/storyDetail.aspx?ID=11813

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Modern Slavery

612 ABC Brisbane, Afternoons with Kelly Higgins-Devine

21 July 2014

http://blogs.abc.net.au/queensland/2014/07/modern-slavery.html?site=brisbane&program=612_afternoons


Girls as young as ten being forced into marriage; 14 million child brides married every year

News.com.au
14 July 2014

http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/relationships/girls-as-young-as-ten-being-forced-into-marriage-14-million-child-brides-married-every-year/story-fnet09y4-1226987689946


Report calls for end to child marriage
Sky News

14 July 2014

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More coordination needed between commonwealth and state governments.

ABC World Today
25th June 2014


The alarming plight of child brides around the world

SBS Two TV
07 May 2014
http://www.sbs.com.au/thefeed/blog/2014/05/07/alarming-plight-child-brides-around-world

Does Australia have any form of Slavery?
SBS Urdu Radio
30 March 2014
http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/urdu/highlight/page/id/326457/t/Does-Australia-have-any-form-of-Slavery


Modern Day Slavery
ABC Overnights
26 March 2014
http://www.abc.net.au/overnights/stories/s3972089.htm?site=melbourne


Anti-Slavery Australia's Jennifer Burn talks slavery talks slavery in Australia
Australian Christian Lobby
25 March 2014
http://www.acl.org.au/2014/03/anti-slavery-australias-jennifer-burn-talks-slavery-in-australia/

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest launches Global Freedom Network in bid to end slavery
ABC TV News
19 March 2014
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-03-18/forrest-launches-organisation-in-bid-to-end-slavery/5327192

New global network formed to fight slavery
SBS News
19 March 2014
http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2014/03/19/new-global-network-formed-fight-slavery


A Forced Debate

ABC Local Radio Sunday Nights
09 March 2014

http://www.abc.net.au/sundaynights/stories/s3959786.htm


Modern-Day Slavery

ABC Overnights Program

5 March 2014

http://www.abc.net.au/overnights/default.htm


Father charged over alleged marriage of 12yr old daughter

ABC News

12 February 2014

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-02-12/61-year-old-man-charged-over-alleged-underage-marriage-in-newca/5254962


Putting an end to Forced Marriage in Australia

The Conversation

19 October 2013

http://theconversation.com/putting-an-end-to-forced-marriage-in-australia-17827#comment_240680


What the experts say about 3000 slaves in Australia

Business Insider

18 October 2013

http://www.businessinsider.com.au/heres-a-breakdown-of-what-the-experts-say-about-the-3000-slaves-in-australia-2013-10


A disturbing report has identified there are still 30,000,000 slaves worldwide - even in Australia

ABC News Radio

17 October 2013

http://mpegmedia.abc.net.au/newsradio/audio/201310/r1189168_15281116.mp3


Workers exploited in homes and embassies

Couriermail.com.au

22 April 2013

http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/breaking-news/celebrants-can-help-stop-forced-marriages/story-e6freono-1226625917881


New Anti-Slavery Laws passed in Australia

Thai News Service

04 March 2013


New Laws clamp down on Forced Labour and Forced Marriage

The Conversation

27 February 2013

http://theconversation.com/new-laws-clamp-down-on-forced-labour-and-forced-marriage-12515


An Inconvenient Truth

UTS Tower Magazine

Issue 7 Summer 2012

http://webedition.utstower.com.au/summer2012/


Former forced bride fights for women

The Australian

12 December 2012

http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/breaking-news/former-forced-bride-fights-for-women/story-fn3dxiwe-1226535603920


Chained to the scourge of slavery

Sydney Morning Herald

6 December 2012

http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/politics/chained-to-scourge-of-slavery-20121205-2avjv.html


Forced Marriage

Radio National: The Spirit of Things

29 July 2012

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/spiritofthings/forced-marriage/4148388


Call to end Forced Marriage in Australia

Herald Sun

12 April 2012

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-04-11/calls-for-more-research-into-forced-marriage/3944336


PM with Mark Kolvin: Calls for more research into forced marriage

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

11 April 2012

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-04-11/calls-for-more-research-into-forced-marriage/3944336


Organ trafficking case dropped

Sun-Herald

25 March 2012

http://www.smh.com.au/national/organ-traffickers-death-closes-case-20120324-1vqvn.html


THE WEDDING VOW

The Australian Magazine

11 February 2012

http://www.smh.com.au/national/tipoff-leads-to-trio-of-young-thai-women-who-were-held-as-sex-slaves-20120202-1qvnu.html


Brothel owner charged over human trafficking

Sydney Morning Herald

3 February 2012

http://www.smh.com.au/nsw/brothel-owner-charged-over-human-trafficking-20120202-1qvoo.html


Tip-off led to Thai 'under-age sex slaves'

The Age

3 February 2012

http://www.smh.com.au/national/tipoff-leads-to-trio-of-young-thai-women-who-were-held-as-sex-slaves-20120202-1qvnu.html


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Konica Minolta human rights efforts win Anti-Slavery Australia Freedom Award

IT Brief

10 Nov2017

https://itbrief.com.au/story/konica-minoltas-human-rights-efforts-win-anti-slavery-australia-freedom-award/

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Forced Marriage a ‘Hidden Form of Violence’

Catholic News

10 Nov 2017

http://cathnews.com/cathnews/30696-forced-marriage-a-hidden-form-of-violence

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Griffith Academic Receives Prestigious Award for Fighting Child Trafficking

10 Nov 2017

https://app.secure.griffith.edu.au/news/2017/11/10/griffith-academic-receives-prestigious-award-for-fight-against-child-trafficking/

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Modern Day Slavery Is Rife In Australia

The Daily, 2SER

http://2ser.com/modern-day-slavery-rife-australia/

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Commission moves to unshackle slavery

PS News

07 Nov 2017

http://www.psnews.com.au/aps/576/news/commission-moves-to-unshackle-slavery

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Organisations Unite to End Modern Slavery in Australia

Pro Bono Australia

01 Nov 2017

https://probonoaustralia.com.au/news/2017/11/organisations-unite-end-modern-slavery-australia/

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Australian governments warned they could be buying supplies made by slave labour

The Guardian

18 Oct 2017

https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/oct/18/australian-governments-warned-they-could-by-buying-supplies-made-by-slave-labour

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Australia Cracks Down on Modern Slavery

The Straits Times

04 Sept 2017

http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/australianz/australia-cracks-down-on-modern-day-slavery

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225 illegal workers found in raids across Australia

SBS

22 August 2017

http://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/punjabi/en/article/2017/08/22/225-illegal-workers-found-raids-across-australia

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Hundreds of illegal foreign workers swept up in raids, border force says

SBS

21 August 2017

http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2017/08/21/hundreds-illegal-foreign-workers-swept-raids-border-force-says

 

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