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february, 2024

PAST EVENTS

Combatting Modern Slavery
November 13th, 2020 - 11 AM - Noon EST

A conversation with Genevieve LeBaron, author of Combatting Modern Slavery: Why Labour Governance is Failing and What we Can do about it (Polity Press 2020)…

Transnational Labour Intermediation Workshops
September 21, 2021 – 9 AM EST October 6, 2021 - 9 AM EST

In 2017, the International Labour Organization estimated that 24.9 million people were in forced labour. Supply chains and labour chains that facilitate cross-border working have been identified as two of the vectors that make forced and other forms of unfree labour a global problem…

Caught in the Carceral Web: Anti-Trafficking Laws and Policies and their Impact on Migrant Sex Workers
October 25, 2021 – 3-4 PM EST
Presentation of an evidence-based research report which maps the tangled web of Canadian anti-trafficking laws and policies and investigates their impact on migrant sex workers…
Canadian Association for Work & Labour Studies (CAWLS) Conference
May 17, 2022 15:30 -17:00 EST

Framing Labour Trafficking,
Modern Slavery, & Forced Labour

Presenters: Will Foley (McMaster),  Stephanie Holman (McMaster), Gil Niessen (McMaster University)

Chair: Judy Fudge (McMaster)

Canadian Association for Work & Labour Studies (CAWLS) Conference
May 17, 2022 15:00 - 17:00 EST

The Conundrum: Good
Corporate Codes and the
Persistence of Forced Labour

Presenters:  Gayathri Krishna (McMaster) and Kaitlyn Matulewicz (Worker Solidarity Network)

Chair: Judy Fudge (McMaster)

Canadian Association for Work & Labour Studies (CAWLS) Conference
May 17, 2022 13:30 - 15:00 EST

Canada’s Proposed Modern Slavery Legislation: Is It Fit for the Job?

Presenters: Jonelle Humphrey (McMaster) and Temisan Fanou (McMaster)

Chair: Judy Fudge (McMaster)

Canadian Association for Work & Labour Studies (CAWLS) Conference
May 17, 2022 13:30 - 15:00 EST

Modern Slavery Legislation: Canada in a Global Context

Presenters: Jonelle Humphrey (McMaster) and Mason Godden (McMaster University)

Chair: Judy Fudge (McMaster)

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