[video] Auret van Heerden: Making global labor fair [filmed Jul 2010]
Author: Auret van Heerden, ted.com, Published on: 12 November 2010
Labor activist Auret van Heerden talks about the next frontier of workers' rights -- globalized industries where no single national body can keep workers safe and protected. How can we keep our global supply chains honest? Van Heerden makes the business case for fair labor...At the head of the Fair Labor Association, Auret van Heerden takes a practical approach to workers' rights, persuading corporations and NGOs to protect labor in global supply chains.