Lewisham Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Conference 2017
Lewisham Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Conference Nov 2017
Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Conference November 2017
Lewisham Safeguarding Adults Board (LSAB), Lewisham Safeguarding Children Board (LSCB) and Safer Lewisham Partnership (SLP) came together to hold a conference to raise awareness about Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery in Lewisham. The conference was opened by Sir Steve Bullock, the mayor of Lewisham. Delegates from a wide variety of organisations, who contribute to safeguarding adults/children in Lewisham, attended this day long event.
The entire day was captured by an artist from New Possibilities which highlighted Key Points about the conference.
“Safina” A film on child trafficking which was provided by Unchosen, who are an organisation who use film to tell the general public and professionals about modern slavery in the UK
Watch Safina here
“Horse Trading” a film from Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority, who work in partnership to protect vulnerable and exploited Workers.
Watch Horse Trading here
SEE SOME THING, SAY SOMETHING!
What to do if you suspect a potential Victim.
If you believe somebody is a potential victim to either human trafficking or modern slavery you can contact:
The Salvation Army Referral Line
Telephone: 08000 121 700 (24 hour line)
Here you will find the Resource List that contains links to all the organisations who contributed to the day. It will also have links to other relevant websites that will provide information on Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery.
As promised at the event, below are the presentations from the conference
Lara Bundock, The Snowdrop Project's Presentation
Emilie Martin, Salvation Army's Presentation
Phillipa Roberts, Hope for Justice Presentation
Laura Durán, ECPAT UK's Presentation
James Simmonds-Read & Rhiannon Sawyer, Children’s Society Presentation
Other useful information