Siobhán McGrath

Assistant Professor, University of Durham

Siobhán McGrath is an Assistant Professor in Human Geography at the University of Durham in the UK. Her research examines unfreedom within labour relations, labour within Global Production Networks, and how ‘modern slavery’ is conceptualised and addressed. Her doctoral research was on two cases of trabalho escravo (slave labour) in Brazil. As part of a wider research project funded by the European Commission on ‘Addressing Demand in Anti-Trafficking: Efforts and Policies’, she led research from 2014-2017 on how trafficking, forced labour and slavery within supply chains is being addressed.

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Can New US Law Help Increase Financial Recovery and Reintegration of Survivors of Human Trafficking?

Professor Barry Koch, Dr Leona Vaughn, Sarah Byrne
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Gendered Understandings of Forced Sexual Exploitation

Ellie Newman-Granger
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Forced Labour Import Bans: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

Owain Johnstone
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Gendered Understandings of Forced Sexual Exploitation

Ellie Newman-Granger
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Domestic Slave Labour in Brazil

Maurício Krepsky Fagundes
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Indigenous Peoples and the Anti-Trafficking Sector’s Blind Spot

Miriam Karmali, Krysta Bisnauth
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