Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery APPG

First Registered: 30/07/2015 • Last updated on: 17/11/2021

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To raise awareness of the scale and effects of human trafficking into the UK and EU; to seek solutions to reduce supply and demand and to improve welfare provisions for victims.

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Recent Documents related to Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery

1. Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement 2019 to 2020
14/04/2021 - Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
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Found: 1 Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Statement for financial year 20 19 - 20 The Nuclear Decommissioning

2. RWM Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement 2020 to 2021
06/09/2021 - Radioactive Waste Management
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Found: 1 RWM Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking Statement 20 20 - 202 1 W e are committed to

3. Written Evidence: Southall Black Sisters - further submission (DAB90)
18/06/2020 - Bill Documents

Found: National Referral Mechanism (NRM) for victims of modern slavery is an appropriate system of support for migrant

4. Slavery and human trafficking in supply chains: guidance for businesses
18/12/2019 - Home Office
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Found: Slavery and human trafficking in supply chains: guidance for businesses

5. RWM Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement 2020 to 2021
06/09/2021 - Radioactive Waste Management
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Found: Policy paper RWM Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement 2020 to 2021 We

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery

1. Nationality and Borders Bill (Thirteenth sitting)
02/11/2021 - Public Bill Committees

1: Amendment 185 seeks to build upon the Modern Slavery Act 2015 and introduce multi-agency assurance - Speech Link
2: to support possible and confirmed victims of modern slavery. That is why, throughout the Bill, as she will - Speech Link
3: the fact that many people who are victims of modern slavery will not declare that because it is part of - Speech Link

2. Anti-slavery Projects: Commonwealth
04/03/2021 - Grand Committee

1: captured by marauding tribesmen and taken into slavery in a neighbouring country, only to return home - Speech Link

3. Immigration
28/04/2021 - Commons Chamber

1: protections in the Modern Slavery Act 2015 that sought to prevent potential victims of trafficking from being - Speech Link

4. Covid-19: Human Trafficking
16/07/2020 - Lords Chamber

1: high-risk modern slavery cases continue to be pursued and that any changes to the threat of modern slavery - Speech Link
2: Covid-19 child migrants were already vulnerable to trafficking and suffered problems with health and social - Speech Link
3: funding for the police to tackle modern slavery under the new modern slavery and organised immigration crime - Speech Link

5. Northern Ireland (Executive Formation etc) Act 2019 Section 5
30/09/2019 - Commons Chamber

1: assistance and support under section 18(9) of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support - Speech Link
2: assistance and support under section 18(9) of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support - Speech Link
3: when it caught some of those involved in human trafficking and its after-effects? Does it perhaps show - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery
1. Modern Slavery Human Trafficking Unit: Finance
asked by: Chris Evans
25/01/2019
... how much funding from the public purse his Department has allocated to the National Crime Agency's Modern Slavery Human Trafficking Unit.

2. Human Trafficking and Slavery
asked by: Sarah Champion
14/10/2020
... whether her Department collects data on the country of origin of victims of modern slavery and human trafficking.

3. Human Trafficking and Slavery
asked by: Karen Bradley
14/09/2020
... how many people were (a) prosecuted and (b) convicted of human trafficking and modern slavery offences as the principal offence; of those people how many were EEA or Swiss nationals excluding UK nationals; how many additional people flagged by the CPS as being investigated for human trafficking and modern slavery offences were (i) prosecuted and (ii) convicted of other offences; and of those people how many were EEA or Swiss nationals excluding UK nationals in each calendar year from 2016 to 2019.

4. Slavery and Human trafficking: Victims
asked by: Sarah Champion
15/09/2020
... what steps she is taking to ensure that victims of (a) modern slavery and (b) human trafficking are supported by her Department; and what steps she is taking to enhance police engagement with those victims to help dismantle those criminal networks.

5. Modern Slavery Act 2015
asked by: Anthony Mangnall
07/10/2020
... what plans she has to introduce penalties for non-compliance with Section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

Latest Questions
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8 Current APPG Officers
Baroness Butler-Sloss Portrait
Baroness Butler-Sloss
Co-Chair
Crossbench - Life peer
Joined: 30th July 2015
1 APPG Membership
Gibraltar
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Karen Bradley MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 7215.

Email: karen.bradley.mp@parliament.uk

Public Enquiry Point:

Anthony Steen, Human Trafficking Foundation, Blackfriars Settlement, 1 Rushworth Street, London SE1 0RB . Tel: 07831 364 532

Email: anthony@asteen.co.uk

Secretariat:

Human Trafficking Foundation acts as the group's secretariat. https://www.humantraffickingfoundation.org/

Benefits in Kind
Date
24 Feb 2021
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 24/02/2021 To : 23/02/2022
Value
£4,501
Date
12 Sep 2018
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2018 To : 11/09/2019
Value
£4,501
Date
12 Sep 2017
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 12/09/2017 To : 11/09/2018
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2017
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2017 To : 31/12/2017
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2016
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2016 To : 31/12/2016
Value
£4,501
Date
1 Jan 2015
Source
Human Trafficking Foundation
Description
Secretariat   From : 01/01/2015 To : 31/12/2015
Value
£4,501

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery APPG

Former APPG Officers
Lord Coaker Portrait
Lord Coaker
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
Jess Phillips Portrait
Jess Phillips
Vice Chair
Labour - Birmingham, Yardley
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
Maggie Throup Portrait
Maggie Throup
Secretary
Conservative - Erewash
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Heidi Allen Portrait
Heidi Allen
Treasurer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for South Cambridgeshire
Joined: 28th September 2017
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships
Fiona Mactaggart Portrait
Fiona Mactaggart
Chair & Registered Contact
Labour - Former Member for Slough
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
David Burrowes Portrait
David Burrowes
Vice Chair
Conservative - Former Member for Enfield, Southgate
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Corri Wilson Portrait
Corri Wilson
Vice Chair
Scottish National Party - Former Member for Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Joined: 21st July 2016
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships
Mark Durkan Portrait
Mark Durkan
Treasurer
Social Democratic & Labour Party - Former Member for Foyle
Joined: 30th July 2015
Departed: 2nd May 2017
No other APPG Memberships