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Forced marriages going unchecked

Forced marriage and slavery-like practices are going unchecked in South Australia because social services, school teachers, health professionals and other frontline workers do not recognise this form of human trafficking, according to a Flinders University criminologist.  

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Honouring St Josephine Bakhita

Canossian Sisters joined members of the African Catholic community in celebrating the feast of St Josephine Bakhita in St Francis Xavier’s Cathedral earlier this month.

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Call to end slavery around the world

As Catholics prepare to celebrate the feast of St Josephine Bakhita this week they are being urged to work together, through grass roots action and corporate governance, to end slavery around the world.