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'Faith leaders call for end to modern day slavery' - SBS news story

'Faith leaders call for end to modern day slavery' - SBS news story

14 December 2015

Leaders of 15 different faiths from around the country have pledged their support help to end modern slavery. It is estimated there are about 3000 people subjected to domestic and sex slavery in Australia and nearly 36 million worldwide. Mining magnate Andrew Forrest has committed to ending slavery by 2020 with his organisation the Walk Free Foundation and he said Australians have a role to p... Read more

'Modern slavery victim Sandra says she was 'controlled 'and 'scared' of her employers' - ABC News Story

'Modern slavery victim Sandra says she was 'controlled 'and 'scared' of her employers' - ABC News Story

14 December 2015

By Michael Edwards, ABC News  A group of Australian religious leaders is launching the Australi... Read more

'Andrew Forrest launches Australian Freedom Network to clamp down on slavery' - The Australian news story

'Andrew Forrest launches Australian Freedom Network to clamp down on slavery' - The Australian news story

14 December 2015

Mining magnate Andrew Forrest will today join with more than a dozen religious leaders to clamp down... Read more

AFN members speak to John Cleary

AFN members speak to John Cleary

8 December 2015

This week amidst the turbulence of Canberra's last sitting week, you may have caught another event i... Read more

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull endorses the Australian Freedom Network

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull endorses the Australian Freedom Network

7 December 2015

  Click to read the full message from the Prime Minister on the Launch of the Australian Freed... Read more

Faiths United to End Slavery

Faiths United to End Slavery

27 November 2015

Canberra, December 2, 2015. To mark the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, the Australi... Read more