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Freya Dinshaw


Australia’s Modern Slavery Act: is it fit for purpose?

This is the third report released in a multi-year collaborative project evaluating company responses to Australia's modern slavery reporting regime. It follows earlier reports 'Broken promises' and 'Paper promises'.

Broken promises: two years of corporate reporting under Australia’s Modern Slavery Act

This report evaluates the extent to which the Modern Slavery Act 2018 (Cth) is driving effective action by companies in addressing modern slavery, three years into the Act’s operation.

Labour in limbo: Bridging Visa E holders and modern slavery risk in Australia

This paper examines the precarious working situation of refugees and people seeking asylum in Australia on ‘Final Departure' Bridging Visa E as a case study for understanding potential modern slavery risks for refugees on temporary visas.

Paper promises? Evaluating the early impact of Australia’s Modern Slavery Act

This report examines statements submitted to the federal government's Modern Slavery Register by 102 companies sourcing from four sectors with known risks of modern slavery: garments from China, rubber gloves from Malaysia, seafood from Thailand and fresh produce from Australia.