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17 July 2019

Africa: Study reveals Chinese companies pay & train workers to similar standards as non-Chinese companies

Author: David Pilling, Financial Times

"It is wrong to demonise Chinese labour practices in Africa"...

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13 July 2019

Philippines: Masked men alleged to be Pepmaco guards attack protesting workers while asleep

Men wearing face masks attacked two separate camps of striking Peerless Products Manufacturing Corporation (Pepmaco) workers in Laguna...injuring 11 workers....

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29 June 2019

Myanmar: Wastewater from factories pollutes river, sickens residents

Author: Phyo Wai Kyaw, Myanmar Times

"Factory waste affects villagers along Dotehtawady: groups", 27 June 2019 Residents of Amarapura township, Mandalay Region, are suffering because factories dump wastewater in the Dotehtawady River, and the government needs to address the problem, said...

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25 June 2019

FRA report calls for more action to protect migrant workers from labour exploitation in the EU

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23 June 2019

Indonesia: Fire in unregulated match sticks & lighter factory kills 30 people, including children

Author: Associated Press, South China Morning Post

"Indonesian police arrest three suspects after deadly fire in illegal factory kills 30 people, including children", 23 June 2019 Police in Indonesia have arrested the owner and two managers of an unregulated factory in North Sumatra that was engul...

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Company non-response
10 June 2019

Daegyoung Apparel did not respond

We invited Daegyoung Apparel to respond to allegation about union busting. The company did not respond.

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Company non-response
10 June 2019

Kohl's did not respond

We invited Kohl's to respond to the allegation about the union busting by its supplier. The company did not respond.

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10 June 2019

Philippines: Workers complain of union busting by Korean-owned company that supplies to Kohl's

A labour-rights watch group reports about union busting in Korean-owned Daegyoung Apparel in the Philippines. The report, linked below, mentions that the company is a supplier of Kohl's. It also notes that "the workers union at Daegyoung Apparel Inc....

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30 May 2019

Progress on child labour flatlining in world’s manufacturing hubs, according to 2019 Child Labour Index

Author: Verisk Maplecroft

Despite high levels of economic growth and improvements on poverty and education, progress on child labour has stalled in the manufacturing countries most entwined with global supply chains... [O]ur latest annual Child Labour Index... shows that...

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27 May 2019

E. Africa: Weak regulation & resistance from industries slowing down transition to green economy

Author: James Onyanzwa, EastAfrican (Kenya)

"East Africa’s green economy shift off to shaky start"...

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