Modern Slavery Stories

An audio exploration into the causes and consequences of modern slavery with survivors, businesses, people and organisations

About the show

Juliet Spare is an award-winning broadcast journalist currently studying for a Master's degree in Human Trafficking, Migration and Organised Crime at St. Mary's University Twickenham. In this podcast, Juliet talks to leaders, thinkers, survivors and eye-witnesses to modern slavery, empathetically discussing issues to encourage more businesses to listen and seek solutions.


  • The fight against Modern Slavery in construction

    September 5th, 2019  |  49 mins 3 secs
    alice hands, arco, chris harrop, danny hobson, marshalls plc, responsible & ethical leadership for global construction supply chains conference, sir robert mcalpine

    How do you effectively tackle modern slavery and ethics in construction industry supply chains? Recorded in collaboration with BRE and Sustain Worldwide, Juliet Spare’s guests include Chris Harrop OBE (Marshalls PLC) Danny Hobson Head of Ethics and Sustainability (Arco) and Alice Hands, Sustainable Procurement Manager (Sir Robert McAlpine).

  • Survivors, Solutions & Section 54

    May 15th, 2019  |  43 mins 7 secs
    alison scowen, ardea, bright future, co-op, colleen theron, dr. carole murphy, migration, modern slavery, organised crime, report, trafficking

    Three exceptional women who devote their work to bringing issues surrounding modern slavery to public attention discuss how businesses can do more to help, why survivors' voices must be heard and the impact of the UK's modern slavery legislation. This episode is produced in collaboration Ardea International.