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Certificate of Achievement

Bruce Mitchell

has completed the following course:

Ending Slavery: Strategies for Contemporary Global Abolition

The University of Nottingham

This course explored strategies for ending contemporary global slavery at the international, national and local levels.

4 weeks, 5 hours per week

Educators

Professor Zoe Trodd

Co-director of the Research Priority Area in Rights and Justice

The University of Nottingham

Kevin Bales

Professor of Contemporary Slavery

The University of Nottingham

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Investigate slavery throughout history and in today’s world
  • Assess the strategies of past antislavery movements
  • Explore ideas for ending contemporary slavery at the international, national and local levels
  • Engage with new antislavery solutions to help design a new blueprint for ending slavery

Syllabus

  • Key facts, figures, definitions, causes and predictors for contemporary slavery
  • The similarities and differences between historical and contemporary slavery
  • Potential strategies that contemporary antislavery might adapt from historical antislavery
  • The strategies of past antislavery movements at the international, national and local levels
  • Ideas for how businesses and industry-wide initiatives can combat slavery
  • Ideas for how we can use technology like satellites to combat slavery
  • The connection between ending slavery and combating environmental destruction
  • The role of legislation and country-level plans in combatting slavery today
  • The strategy of community-based liberation and individual action
  • The antislavery ideas of enslaved people themselves via their narratives

Issued on 8th November 2016

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This learner has not verified their identity. The certificate and transcript do not imply the award of credit or the conferment of a qualification from The University of Nottingham.

Free online course:

Ending Slavery: Strategies for Contemporary Global Abolition

The University of Nottingham