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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