Prime Minister Theresa May announces GFEMS contribution

Prime Minister Theresa May and Secretary of State for International Development Priti Patel announced yesterday that the United Kingdom will contribute £20 million of funding to the Global Fund to End Modern Slavery. The announcement came during an event at the United Nations General Assembly, during which PM May also announced several other measures the UK will undertake to fight modern slavery.

Read PM May's full remarks here.

Read Secretary Patel's full remarks here.