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COVID-19 Has ‘Magnified’ Risks of Forced Labor and Modern Slavery: WEF

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As the COVID-19 pandemic deepens across the globe, so, too, has the systemic inequality that results in forced labor and modern slavery, the World Economic Forum (WEF) warned Tuesday. “Labor exploitation is a product and manifestation of power imbalances,” the Geneva-based business and political not-for-profit wrote. “We know that those who are marginalized, discriminated against…

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