Northwest Regional Conference - 12th November 2016: Modern Slavery
Liverpool Amnesty International Group, together with the Wirral Group, are excited to be hosting Amnesty UK's Northwest Regional Conference on Saturday 12th November 2016.
Book your place at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amnesty-international-uk-north-west-confer…
The theme of the day will be Modern Slavery.
Slavery is alive and well in the UK - trafficking and forced labour are two of the areas covered under the Modern Slavery Act. At this conference, we want to explore what modern slavery is and how we as Amnesty could work to fight it. More info on the Act:
What can you expect:
Speakers from Amnesty International, Liverpool Stop the Traffic, International Slavery Museum, Refugee Support, the University of Liverpool and more
Workshops: Death Penalty, Syria and Advocacy
And - stalls from country coordinators and local organisations, hear from the board and meet your fellow volunteers in the heart of Liverpool.
Date and Time
Sat, November 12, 2016
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM GMT
The Quaker Meeting House
22 School Ln
All welcome, no need to be a member of Amnesty or have attended an event before.