Below are key international standards relating to prison labour. (Reports about business & prison labour from a wide range of sources are in the prison labour section of our site.)
- Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners - adopted by UN Economic & Social Council by resolutions 663 C (XXIV) (1957) and 2076 (LXII) (1977): articles 11, 71-76 and 89
- Basic Principles for the Treatment of Prisoners - adopted by UN General Assembly resolution 45/111 (1990): article 8
- ILO Convention No. 105: Convention concerning the Abolition of Forced Labour: article 1
Stories and Komponenten mit diesem Schwerpunkt
Autor/in: Dan Sabbagh, the Guardian
“A Conservative MP has asked BT to investigate whether using Huawei is compliant with its anti-slavery policy after an Australian thinktank alleged that some of the Chinese firm’s subcontractors used forced labour from the country’s Muslim minority.”...