Kevin Bales, Co-Founder, Free the Slaves; Professor of Contemporary Slavery, Wilberforce Institute for the Study of Slavery and Emancipation
Andrew Forrest, Chairman, Walk Free
Bharti Patel, CEO, ECPAT UK; Director, Svaraj, India (2005–11)
Anthony Steen, Chairman, Human Trafficking Foundation


Modern slavery is estimated to affect more than 21 million people worldwide, despite being officially illegal in every country. It encompasses a range of illegal activities, including human trafficking, forced marriage and bonded labour.   

To coincide with the release of the first ever Global Slavery Index, published by Walk Free, the speakers discuss the scale and spread of modern slavery and the action required to eradicate it.

More information at Ending Modern Slavery