NSW Modern Slavery Plan to build prevention capabilityBY ROSE MARY PETRASS | THURSDAY, 22 JUN 2023 2:28PM
The office of the NSW independent anti-slavery commissioner has outlined a three-year strategic plan to identify and eradicate the more than 16,400 estimated instances of modern slavery in the state.
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