READ HERE When Juliet Sargeant was first approached to design a garden at the Chelsea Flower Show highlighting the issue of modern slavery, her initial reaction was shock and surprise
READ MORE A campaign launching at this year's RHS Chelsea Flower Show will ask customers to question retailers on whether products are "slavery-free".
READ HERE Britain's Modern Slave Trade: Al Jazeera’s investigative unit has revealed that large companies in Britain may be failing to tackle slavery along their supply chains.
READ HERE The fight to abolish human trafficking, which claims nearly 21 million victims worldwide, is so far a failure, a top leader in the field said, calling for an immediate international effort to coordinate strategic efforts. (Thomson Reuters)
READ HERE Prosecutors from across the UK have signed up to new commitments to tackle human trafficking and exploitation.
READ HERE The boss of a bed-making firm has been found guilty of human trafficking.
READ HERE A couple who supplied workers to Sports Direct have appeared in court accused of modern slavery.
READ HERE Permila Tirkey, from Bihar in India, was paid as little as 11p an hour and was forced to work 18 hour days by her employers
READ HERE Thirteen people have been charged after a police operation against modern slavery.
READ MORE THE GUARDIAN: Until now, modern slavery and development have been treated largely as separate policy areas. In fact, they are inextricably linked.