Welcome to Freedom University

Explore different topics related to the issue of modern slavery in-depth in our learning hub, Freedom University. Click through each topic to find interactive lessons, quizzes, articles and even more information to get you up to speed. Then share what you’ve learned with people you know – or take action on one of our related campaigns.

Develop In-Depth Understanding

Take your learning to the next level. Thanks to our partnership with Nottingham University, you can now take a college-level self-paced online course. Learn the history of anti-slavery movements, and what they can teach us about modern solutions to the problem.

Start where you are. share what you learn.

Pick a topic, and begin learning all about it through interactive presentations, videos, news articles and links.

Human Trafficking

Most often betrayed by a person they trust, vulnerable people are sold, controlled and criminalized.

What is modern slavery?

Learn the definitions, the different forms, and why it’s so difficult to root out.

Child Slavery

Conflict, poverty and other factors can force children out of school, and into sometimes hazardous working conditions.

Products of Slavery

From materials to production, slave labor contributes to many everyday items we own.

Domestic Slavery

Promised a good job overseas, many domestic workers arrive to find exploitation and abuse.

Forced Marriage

In every country and culture, young people are forced into marriages where they face control and abuse.

Learn about Us

Our greatest resource is knowledge

Our team includes trained researchers and analysts in the field of modern slavery. Our advisory board includes leading subject matter experts who have generously contributed their knowledge to the movement.