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Global garment companies are failing to deliver on living wage promises to workers, new SPERI study finds
Author: Remi Edwards, Tom Hung & Genevieve LeBaron, Sheffield Political Economy Research Institute
Since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh in 2013, the garment industry has faced growing pressure to raise wages and improve working conditions from consumers, civil society, unions and governments. Leading global corporation...
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Corporate compliance with EU Non-Financial Reporting Directive lowest for human rights, study on co's in Germany, Sweden & Austria finds
[A] new baseline study [...] evaluates corporate compliance with the new EU Non-Financial Reporting Directive (NFRD) [...] for 2017 and 2018, focusing on companies in Germany, Sweden, and Austria......
Australia: Ethical Fashion Report grades 130 companies based on efforts to mitigate forced labour, child labour & exploitation in supply chains
Baptist World Aid Australia has released its 2019 Ethical Fashion Report, which sheds light on what the industry and individual companies are doing to address forced labour, child labour and exploitation....
Author: Maria Cristina Pavarini, Sportswear International
"How the fashion industry signed the first charter for climate change", 19 December 2018...
Bangladesh: Partnership for Sustainable Textiles members urge Govt. to support existing agreement for transition of Accord
Author: Partnership for Sustainable Textiles
"Members of the textiles partnership posing a joint demand", 28 August 2018...
New book explores governance & management approaches to creating sustainable fashion supply chains, emphasising UNGPs
Author: Sarah Jastram, Anna-Maria Schneider (Eds.)
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Author: Hugo Boss
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Fair Labor Association reports pregnancy discrimination and deportation of migrant women workers in Asia
Author: Anuradha Nagaraj, Thomson Reuters Foundation
"Pregnant migrant workers in Asia face discrimination, deportation-report," 26 March 2018...