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We strive for a world where people are protected from modern slavery by effective, evidence-based policies.

About us

The Modern Slavery PEC was created to enhance understanding of modern slavery and transform the effectiveness of laws and policies designed to address it.

Our research areas

Preventing modern slavery

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Understanding survivor needs and enhancing victim support

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Modern slavery in business supply chains

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The effectiveness of legal enforcement measures

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Modern Slavery PEC’s five new calls for research proposals

Four responsive research calls announced and one open funding call.

Our strategy

The strategy for the Modern Slavery PEC 2021-24.

Latest tweets

How diverse is #modernslavery research? Listen to our podcast with Debbie Ariyo of @afruca and @BMEAntislavery about diversity in research. We also talk about our own Action Plan to improve it with Niki Kalyvides. Listen on podcast apps or here: https://t.co/MUwzWRGOY9
Help us review funding applications! We're looking for experts from different backgrounds to assess applications for research funding, including survivors, academics, NGOs & businesses. This is a paid opportunity, including training. Full details 👇 https://t.co/gFCyzR7vnk https://t.co/xWDe7lpEkk