International Day for the Abolition of Slavery


Subject:
Labor , Slavery & Forced Labor

Description:
"The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December, recalls the date of the adoption, by the General Assembly, of the United Nations Convention for the Suppression of the Traffic in Persons and of the Exploitation of the Prostitution of Others ... [in] 1949." This site provides links to resources on topics such as forms of slavery, the slave route, and forced and child labor. From the Dag Hammarskjöld Library, United Nations (UN).

Publisher:
United Nations (UN)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.un.org/depts/dhl/slavery/


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