Poverty

Poverty July 19, 2018 | 2:33 pm

Dominican Republic 3rd with modern slavery in the Americas: EFE

United Nations.- Venezuela, along with Haiti, is the country with the highest incidence of modern slavery in Latin America, according to a report published today by the Walk Free Foundation and presented at the UN, EFE reports. The Global Slavery Index 2018 estimates that some 174,000 people are in that situation in Venezuelan territory, a rate of 5.6 per 1,000 inhabitants. The proportion is