Whilst these increased figures suggest that awareness of the issue is growing, they nevertheless make for challenging reading. For too many people, the story of everyday life in the UK is one of exploitation. At the Legatum Institute we believe that all people, regardless of whether they feature in a migration, refugee or trafficking statistic, should have the opportunity to build pathways from poverty to prosperity. Our Global People Movements programme will work with local and international partners, to develop data driven solutions to what is fast becoming the greatest humanitarian challenge of our generation.

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