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Workshop on tackling labour exploitation among refugees and asylum seekers to be held in London

A free workshop on how to tackle labour exploitation among refugees and asylum seekers in the UK will be held in London on 23rd May 2014 from 9:30 to 14:30.

The workshop is aimed at organisations, campaign groups or individuals working with and supporting refugees, asylum seekers and other undocumented migrants at risk of labour exploitation.

The workshop will help participants understand why refugees and asylum seekers are at risk of forced labour and exploitation in the UK.

They’ll also learn to identify signs of forced labour, trafficking and other forms of labour exploitation.

Participants will further learn how their organisations can help to improve information, awareness and support for refugees and asylum seekers in precarious labour situations.

The venue for the seminar will be confirmed to registered participants.

To book a place, please email Calum Carson on [email protected] or ring him on 0113-343-8245. Lunch and refreshments will be provided so please include information on any dietary requirements, plus any access requirements you have.

Limited travel bursaries are available to individuals, volunteers and organisations with no means to pay for local travel on a first come, first served basis.
 

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