Cambodian workers

Brand and retail groups urge Cambodia to respect workers’ rights

21 March 2018
A group representing major international brands and retailers from the US and Europe has written to the Cambodian Government calling for action on labour rights and expressing “growing concern” over recent developments that appear to weaken protection of human rights. 
Image of hospitality sector worker courtesy of Shutterstock

Five ways to stop exploiting women in high risk workforces

15 March 2018
Women workers in highly feminised labour sectors are subject to specific workplace risks, discrimination and gender related abuse and violence. This, ETI member FLEX argues, presents challenges around reach, trust and detection.
Cambodian fishers courtesy of ILO

Vulnerable employment is on the rise

1 February 2018
In 2017, over 40% of workers were estimated to be in vulnerable forms of employment. The ILO predicts that this will increase, particularly in emerging economies.