Global Estimates of Modern Slavery

The number of people in modern slavery has increased to 50 million worldwide, according to the latest Global Estimates report, released by the International Labor Organization (ILO) and International Organization for Migration (IOM).

The challenge of modern slavery – which for the purpose of the report comprises forced labour and forced marriage – appears to continue to grow, say the authors.

modernslavery_report_2022ilo_iom.pdf