Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation


Modern Slavery Training

31 March 2017

Alicia Kidd, a PhD student at WISE, has jointly delivered a Modern Slavery training package to over 60 frontline professionals from across Humberside. Read more.

University’s Anti-Slavery Day campaign wins PR Moments award

29 March 2017

The University is pleased to announce that the recent #HiddenInPlainSight Anti-Slavery Day campaign, has won the ‘Best Use of Creativity’ award at the industry-recognised PR Moments Awards. Read more.


William Wilberforce is brought ‘back to life’ by 3D technology

23 March 2017

The University of Hull and the School of Simulation and Visualisation (SimVis) at The Glasgow School of Art are bringing pioneering abolitionist, William. Read more.


Alicia Kidd Vice Chair of the Humber Modern Slavery Partnership

5th August 2016

We are delighted to announce that Alicia Kidd, a PhD student at WISE, has now taken up the position of Vice Chair of the Humber Modern Slavery Partnership. The Partnership provides a framework to bring together all the organisations across Humberside who may come across, or have some responsibility towards, tackling modern slavery. We are excited that Alicia will be taking the work of WISE into the local community. Follow the Partnership's work on twitter @humberantislave.

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