Twitter | Search | |
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner
Official account of the UK's Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner
80
Tweets
767
Following
1,415
Followers
Tweets
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jul 15
Dame Sara speaks to - "[business] compliance with requirements has been very slow. It's not just about writing statements, it's about rooting out slavery in their supply chains."
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jul 9
Dame Sara Thornton has commented on the Government response to the Independent Review of the Modern Slavery Act. Read her statement:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jul 5
Dame Sara Thornton comments on the exposure of the UK’s largest network: “This case sends a strong message to all traffickers that we will not tolerate their brutal criminality.”
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jun 28
Dame Sara Thornton has published her latest blog on listening to survivors, the role of business and supporting law enforcement:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jun 28
Dame Sara Thornton has commented on the conviction of three men for modern slavery offences, in a labour exploitation case which “illustrates the importance of companies ensuring that modern slavery statements are not a box ticking exercise”
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
Júlia Tomás Jun 21
Dame Sara Thornton, Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Modern Slavery Conference 2019
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
Co-op Press Team Jun 20
Pleased to welcome Dame Sara Thorton to today for the summit discussing preventing supporting victims and the importance of business
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
HMSP Jun 20
opens by talking about long term outcomes for victims of and
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
Co-op Campaigns Team Jun 20
Please to welcome Dame Sara Thorton to today for the summit to talk about preventing slavery and supporting victims
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
ScotGov Justice Jun 16
Have your say on our plans to bring in a duty on public authorities to report human trafficking concerns to . This will help build a more accurate picture of the scale and extent of trafficking in Scotland. Read more:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jun 11
Dame Sara Thornton has responded to Prime Minister Theresa May’s address on to the United Nations International Labour Organization. Read her statement here:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jun 7
Sara Thornton, the UK’s Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, has been recognised in the Queen’s birthday honours list
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner May 31
Sara Thornton reflects on her first month as Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner. Read her blog post:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner May 22
Sara Thornton has released a statement welcoming the publication of the Independent Review of the Modern Slavery Act final report and the many vital issues it raises. Read the statement here:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner May 1
Sara Thornton today takes up her role as the UK's Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner. Read her welcome message:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner May 1
The IASC Office is seeking a Private Sector Policy Lead and a Senior Research Officer to support the Commissioner’s work. For full job descriptions and to apply:
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
Clewer Initiative Apr 7
More than 900 reports of potential modern slavery recorded through app
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner retweeted
Rights Lab Apr 7
Safe car wash app leads to over 900 reports of potential modern slavery: our new Rights Lab report with data analysis of initiative is out today - by and : read more at
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Feb 22
NEWS: Sara Thornton has been appointed Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner, to help spearhead the UK’s response to
Reply Retweet Like
Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner Jan 17
The Home Office has announced a repayment scheme for victims of who received reduced subsistence rates between 1 March and 8 November 2018. Read more and access the back payment application form here
Reply Retweet Like