Public service workers to be trained to recognise signs of modern slavery

A pilot training programme to be launched this weekend at a UNISON event will help public service workers to report instances of people in forced labour to the authorities and better help affected individuals

UNISON Wales: “Black people disproportionately affected by Covid-19”

Kebba Manneh speaking at a UNISON Cymru Wales event. Photo credit: Natasha Hirst   There must be an investigation into why Black people have been disproportionately affected by the coronavirus across Wales, says UNISON today (Thursday). UNISON Cymru Wales says Black health service staff and care workers are dying disproportionately, and the higher number of Black […]

30 per cent increase in modern slavery referrals in Wales

There has been a 30 per cent increase in reported cases of modern slavery in Wales in the last year, according to National Crime Agency statistics