The United Nations University, established in 1973, is the academic and research arm of the United Nations. UNU contributes, through research and education, to efforts to resolve pressing global problems of human survival, development and welfare.
Photo credit: Katie Orlinsky, Legatum Limited, 2018
Through systematic desk- and interview-based research and consultation, the United Nations University (UNU) will analyse how the UN’s anti-slavery efforts can be strengthened. On the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery, 2 December 2015, this project will culminate with the launch at UNHQ in New York of a report containing practical, focused, politically feasible recommendations for strengthening the UN’s anti-slavery efforts.