In 2022, in the UK there are over 100,000 men, women & children were trapped in modern slavery

Adults

6,411

Potential victims reported

Adults

77%

Male

323%

Female

Adults

Labour exploitation

(33%)

Criminal exploitation

(20%)

Sexual exploitation

(9%)
Children

5,468

Potential victims reported

Children

79%

Male

21%

Female

Children

Criminal exploitation

(45%)

Labour exploitation

(11%)

Sexual exploitation

(9%)

The Clewer Initiative is enabling Church of England dioceses and wider Church networks to develop strategies to detect modern slavery in their communities and help provide victim support and care.

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