Case studies

Photograph of Frank, from case study 3

Frank, who was sold into slavery by his son-in-law. Courtesy of Balazs Szekelyhidi

These twelve case studies contain accounts of real situations that illustrate different forms of contemporary slavery, with questions and discussion points.

Find out information about the countries| where the case studies are based.

Child Slavery

Forced labour

Forced labour for the state

Bonded labour

Wartime Enslavement