World Vision: 'We need a Modern Slavery Act'

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 29 Apr 2021, 3:24PM
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(Photo / AP)

World Vision: 'We need a Modern Slavery Act'

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 29 Apr 2021, 3:24PM

World Vision is calling on more transparency on our imports.

Its research shows 3.1 billion dollars of imports are produced with forced labour.

They want Government legislation to force companies to report on their product sources.

Countries like Canada and Australia have laws designed to make supply chains more transparent.

World Vision National Director Grant Bayldon says we should, too.

He spoke to Simon Barnett & Phil Gifford.

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