Wednesday 24 June 2020 is the ITUC’s global day to mobilize activity to “climate and employment proof our work". Beverley Hall, ETI's Senior Advisor, Industrial Relations, reflects on how we can start a conversation on what a green, sustainable and inclusive post-pandemic world might look like.
80% of the surgical instruments the NHS imports come from Sialkot, Pakistan. But a new report highlights how international buying practices have driven a race to the bottom on labour standards, and are fuelling child labour.
An estimated 11% of workers, between 100 and 300 million, are homeworkers.90% are women, so protecting homeworkers is one of the most gender-positive actions a brand can take, Homeworkers Worldwide has today published guidance to brands on how to do that. Lucy Brill reports