It is estimated that as many as one million Latin Americans currently live in the UK. Many are highly-skilled young people who are often unable to obtain jobs that use their professional skills.

“I left Colombia seeking a life with better opportunities in a safer country. In Colombia I was...
Issues Affecting Women
2014

Nearly 21 million people around the world are victims of forced labour.1 These women, men and children do badly-paid, low-skilled work without any labour protection and are frequently exposed to abuse and exploitation. Many are migrants escaping civil war, social unrest or extreme poverty in...

Issues Affecting Women
2014

One day before Orthodox Christmas in January 2013 Olyessa came to Chisinau, the capital of Moldova, from a village in the north of the country, to escape the extreme violence she and her children faced in her family.

Issues Affecting Women
2015