ANTI-SLAVERY
SOCIETY

FIGHTING SLAVERY TODAY


WILLIAM WILBERFORCE
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Society's Current News

News Updates

Meeting of Society's Board of Trustees -
April 14, 2004
Meeting with Mike Dottridge, consultant with Terre des Homme, Switzerland, and former Director of ASI, London, discussing trafficking in children and verifying diamonds free from child slave labor.

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Meeting of Society's Board of Trustees -
October 21, 2003
Meeting of the Board of Trustees.  Chaired by Dr Keith Suter.  Present: Dr Keith Suter, Dr Ian Barnett, The Reverend John Martin, Julie Ganner, Paul Bravender-Coyle.  Minutes to be published shortly.

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Planning Meeting -
August 22, 2003
Meeting chaired by Dr Keith Suter, the Society's Chairman, attended by the Secretary-General and Dr Mark Zirnsak.  The meeting discussed recent correspondence from Professor Kevin Bales.
 

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Global March media release -
July 23, 2003
The Secretary-General meets Toko Tomita of the International Secretariat of the Global March Against Child Labor, based in New Delhi, India, for discussions of the forthcoming World Congress on Child Labor in 2004.  A media release is issued.

 

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India -
June 10, 2003
The Australian High Commissioner to the Republic of India provides a private briefing to the Secretary-General.
 

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World Congress on Child Labor -
March 26, 2003
The Secretary-General discusses the forthcoming World Congress on Child Labor in 2004 with Kailash Satyarthi, Chairman of the Global March Against Child Labor.
 

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US Department of Labor -
March
20, 2003
The Secretary-General met with Thomas B Moorhead, Deputy Under Secretary, International Affairs, US Department of Labor, and Jorge Perez-Lopez, Director, Office of International Economic Affairs, Bureau of International Labor Affairs, US Department of Labor, to discuss the issue of child labor.

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World Congress on Child Labor -
March 7, 2003
The Secretary-General discussed plans for the forthcoming World Congress on Child Labor to be held in Florence, Italy, on 10-16 May 2004 with Kailash Satyarthi, the Chairman of the Global March Against Child and of the South Asian Coalition on Child Labor.

 

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Anti-Slavery Society briefs Ambassador Designate to Nepal - November 19,  2002
The Secretary-General briefed Keith Gardner, the Ambassador designate to the Kingdom of Nepal, on bonded labor and trafficking of women and children in Nepal.

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SLAVERY SLAVE
TRADE
HUMAN
SACRIFICE

BONDED
LABOR

HIERODULIC
SERVITUDE

TRAFFICKING

CHILD
LABOR

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