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WMASN Newsletter May 2019

Read our May 2019 Newsletter here to learn about: The progress of our Homelessness/Modern Slavery Task Group Our new project with partners on mapping regional victim care and support services started last month An update from the West Midlands Police on Project Aidant and their new pilot project with the National Data Analytics Solution Team. Read More …

WMASN Newsletter December 2018

  2018 has flown by yet so much has been achieved by Network members and the wider West Midlands Modern Slavery and Exploitation structure. The Pan West Midlands Strategy has now been in place over a year, with each of the 7 Local Authority areas having a Modern Slavery Partnership which feed into the PVVP Read More …

WMASN Newsletter August 2018

  WMASN Newsletter August 2018, to learn the latest news and updates from the Network and work going on in tackling modern slavery in the West Midlands; including more details on the following: West Midlands Anti-Slavery Network Structural Change WMASN Homelessness and Modern Slavery Task Group WMASN Homelessness and Modern Slavery Conference – Monday 15th Read More …

WMASN Newsletter April 2018

  Check out our WMASN Newsletter April 2018 for the latest news and updates on the Network and anti-slavery efforts in the West Midlands. WMASN Newsletter April 2018, and see the introductory letter by our Network chair, Robin Brierley, below:   “Thank you all for your continued support and contributions to the WMASN. NRM referrals Read More …

LIBERATE: Ode to Freedom by John Hunter

John Hunter previously worked for Birmingham City Council as their Modern Slavery Coordinator, and he is a poet and playwright in his spare time. On retiring, he was asked to write a poem linked to Modern Slavery, which was read out at our recent WMASN meeting. You can read the poem in full below. Its Read More …

Post-NRM living

  The Snowdrop Project has created a tool for professionals to understand possible living scenarios for adult survivors of trafficking in the UK after a positive conclusive grounds decision from the National Referral Mechanism. Click here to read the PDF document.