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AFN welcomes Modern Slavery Act announcement

AFN welcomes Modern Slavery Act announcement

16 August 2017

The Australian Freedom Network (AFN) has welcomed the Federal Government's announcement of an Act of Parliament to eradicate modern slavery in Australia. Read more

AFN Calls for a Modern Slavery Act in Australia

AFN Calls for a Modern Slavery Act in Australia

30 May 2017

AFN Submission - Inquiry into an Australian Modern Slavery Act Read more

Australian Bishops call for end to slavery by 2030

Australian Bishops call for end to slavery by 2030

9 May 2017

May 9, 2017 By CathNews Australia’s national policy should be directed to eradicating human t... Read more

Working Together Against Modern Slavery - Uniting Church in Australia

Working Together Against Modern Slavery - Uniting Church in Australia

2 May 2017

The President of the Uniting Church in Australia has welcomed the combined advocacy efforts of ecumenical, interfaith and community partners in support of a Modern Slavery Act for Australia. Read more

AFN welcomes Business Council support for a Modern Slavery Act

AFN welcomes Business Council support for a Modern Slavery Act

5 April 2017

The Australian Freedom Network has welcomed the Business Council of Australia's support for an Act of Parliament to discourage slavery-like work conditions. Read more

Sydney Catholic Archbishop takes a stand against Slavery - AAP News Story

Sydney Catholic Archbishop takes a stand against Slavery - AAP News Story

29 March 2017

Archbishop Fisher told a NSW parliamentary inquiry that the Catholic Church were taking a stand against slavery in their supply chains. Read more

Leader of the Catholic Church in Sydney announces slavery free supply chain initiative

Leader of the Catholic Church in Sydney announces slavery free supply chain initiative

29 March 2017

The most senior Catholic leader of NSW, Archbishop Anthony Fisher announces a review of all its contracts and business practices to ensure it only purchases slavery free goods. Read more

'Business and religious groups join forces to end modern slavery' - SMH Story

'Business and religious groups join forces to end modern slavery' - SMH Story

29 March 2017

18 national faith leaders have called on the federal government for an act of Parliament to discourage slavery-like conditions. Read more

'Religious leaders pen open letter to PM urging action on modern slavery' - ABC News Story

'Religious leaders pen open letter to PM urging action on modern slavery' - ABC News Story

29 March 2017

A coalition of anti-slavery groups and religious leaders have written to the Prime Minister, urging him to pass laws to stamp out slavery in Australia. Read more

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