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20 June 2018

Global Business Initiative on Human Rights launches business practice portal

Author: Global Business Initiative on Human Rights

As business practitioners and members of the Global Business Initiative on Human Rights (GBI), we understand the value of learning from each other. Working together, sharing ideas and insights. It helps us achieve better outcomes, faster. We've created...

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20 June 2018

Hershey lawsuit (re child labour in Côte d’Ivoire)

In 2015 and 2018, American consumers filed two separate class action lawsuits against The Hershey Company (Hershey’s), in California and Massachusetts U.S. district courts respectively. The claimants allege that the company is violating these states’ ...

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19 June 2018

Women's rights NGO raises concerns about supply chain transparency of German fashion retailer Zalando; co. responds

On 23 May 2018, Dr. Gisela Burckhardt, representative of FEMNET e.V., an NGO focused on the economic, cultural and social rights of women in the garment industry in Asia, gave a speech at the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of German online fashion retai...

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18 June 2018

KnowTheChain: Ranking of 40 ICT companies on efforts to address forced labour in supply chains

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15 June 2018

KnowTheChain: Ranking of 40 ICT companies on efforts to address forced labour in supply chains

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15 June 2018

Response by Zalando SE

Author: Zalando SE

...We attach great importance to creating transparency and ethical conditions in the supply chain of our young private labels (zLabels), as demonstrated through various measures (social standards, audit programs, Factory Improvement Program, etc). We...

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15 June 2018
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Die Konzernverantwortungsinitiative wurde im Herbst 2016 mit 120.000 gültigen Unterschriften eingereicht. Sie fordert, dass Firmen den Schutz von Menschenrechten und der Umwelt verbindlich in sämtliche Geschäftsabläufe einbauen. Diese sogenannte...

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14 June 2018

Major World Cup sponsors, adidas & Nike, accused of paying "poverty wages" to women workers in their supply chains

  A new report by Éthique sur l’étiquette and Clean Clothes Campaign, "Foul Play", accuses adidas and Nike, major sponsors of the 2018 World Cup, of paying poverty wages to the thousands of women in their supply chain that sew the football shirts and ...

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13 June 2018

Clean Clothes Campaign & Intl. Labor Rights Forum campaign urges H&M to meet its living wage commitment

On Labour Day 2018 Clean Clothes Campaign & Intl. Labor Rights Forum launched the campaign "Turn around, H&M!".  The campaign accuses H&M of failing to meet the commitment it made in 2013 to ensure workers in its supply chain are paid a...

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13 June 2018

Investors representing $1.2 trillion issue statement calling on companies to comply with conflict minerals reporting requirements in Dodd-Frank Act

On June 11, 2018, 47 institutional investors representing $1.2 trillion in assets issued a statement cautioning companies to continue to comply with the conflict minerals reporting requirements legislated in section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street...

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