Welcome to the Resource Centre
We make it our mission to work with advocates in civil society, business and government to address inequalities of power, seek remedy for abuse, and ensure protection of people and planet.
Both companies and impacted communities thank us for the resources and support we provide.
Phil Bloomer, Executive Director
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UK: Labour group demands school uniform supplier Trutex release supplier list for greater transparency; Trutex responds to petition
In July 2019, Labour Behind the Label launched a petition, demanding that school uniform supplier Trutex publish a list of the factories they source from. The labour group argues that while Trutex promises a commitment to ethical production on its web...
UK: Outsourcing company Capita to set wage minimum to real living wage, increasing pay for almost 6000 workers
Author: Julia Kollewe, The Guardian
"Capita increases pay for almost 6,000 workers to real living wage", 12 September 2019...
- Related companies: Capita
Author: Phil Davies, Travel Weekly
"BA strike: Crippling pilots’ walkout should be ‘wake up call’ to carrier", 10 September 2019...
- Related companies: British Airways
UK: Rockstar Games improves working conditions following investigation highlighting excessive overtime & temporary contracts
In October 2018, Rockstar North's founder sparked controversy over working conditions, after stating in New York Magazine that staff "were working 100-hour weeks" on Red Dead Redemption 2. It was later clarified that the statement applied to senior st...
UN Working Group on the use of mercenaries highlights the human rights impacts of the relationship between PMSCs and the extractive sector
Author: UN Human Rights Council (Geneva)
"Relationship between private military and security companies and the extractive industry from a human rights perspective. Report of the Working Group on the use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right...
UK: Former Chucklefish developers accuse co. of exploiting young employees incl. 'hundreds of hours' of unpaid labour, bullying & harassment
Author: Colin Campbell, Polygon
"Young developers on Starbound say Chucklefish exploited their free work", 2 September 2019...
- Related companies: Chucklefish
UK: Rolls Royce signs 'landmark agreement' granting management collective bargaining and consultation rights
Author: Dominic Cuthbert, East Midlands Business Link
"Rolls Royce secure landmark agreement with Unite", 3 September 2019...
- Related companies: Rolls-Royce plc
"Wilko workers to strike over 'brutal' weekend rota", 4 September 2019...
- Related companies: Wilkinson Hardware
Author: Robert Cumber, The Star
"Deliveroo couriers stage strike in Sheffield on 'busiest day', 3 September 2019...
- Related stories: UK: Deliveroo riders strike over changes in pay structure & working conditions; Includes comments from Deliveroo
- Related in-depth areas: Technology and Human Rights: Gig Economy
- Related companies: Deliveroo
Author: Jamie Callaghan, Fife Today
"Diageo staff to strike this month", 3 September 2019...
- Related companies: Diageo