Young people are our future: celebrating world population day

News - 11 July, 2014

On World Population Day, we talk about investing in young people. Today is the UN Population Fund’s World Population Day. Founded on 11th July 1987 to mark the birth of five billionth persontThe theme for World Population Day 2014 is ‘investing in youth’. Young people truly are the world’s future. According to the UNFPA, there […]

Lynne Featherstone’s speech on ‘Work in freedom, responsible business and supply chains’ (WP1270)

News - 14 October, 2013

On Thursday 10 October, Lynne Featherstone, Parliamentary Under Secretary, Department for International Development (DFID), gave a speech at our conference. Combating human trafficking: business and human rights Thursday 1o October 2013 (WP1270) “Honoured guests, It gives me great pleasure to be with you here today for this important discussion on business and its role in addressing trafficking […]