This week, the International Transport Workers’ Federation launched the first independent, democratic union for fishers in Thailand – the Fishers’ Rights Network. ETI’s Nick Kightley reflects on what this could mean for the fishing industry in Thailand.
The Global Deal's first report underlines the strong business case for responsible business conduct and its different components, including due diligence and social dialogue.
Risk mitigation and supporting their Italian supply chains is an increasing priority for international companies. That means collaboration.
ETI member, Matrix APA, surveyed its Chinese suppliers about an important new green initiative, an environment tax, that seeks to help improve the environmental impact of Chinese businesses. Here they detail their findings.
THE LEADERSHIP SERIES: ETI and me – why it’s important to empathise, talk and act to change supply chains
Duncan Green was present at the birth of ETI 20 years ago. Here he lists the lessons he has learnt as an NGO specialist.
Local coalitions – platforms of interested parties – are a key mechanism in finding solutions to local problems.And Turkey’s footwear and garment sector is a case in point.
How business can help transform trade systems to support the world's Sustainable Development Goals.
“Remember the dead and fight for the living” is the slogan for International Workers’ Memorial Day – commemorated every year on 28th April.
THE LEADERSHIP SERIES: “When shall we three meet again?” The potential of collaborative action to change the world
In 2013, when the first draft of the Modern Slavery Act was published, the transparency in supply chain clause seemed like a long shot for inclusion.
We recognise that more needs to be done, while acknowledging the 'monumental' progress that has been made in five years..
Transparency Index a “much-needed wake-up call” as Bangladesh marks fifth anniversary of Rana Plaza disaster
It's important to recognise the role that greater openness and accountability can play in ensuring a disaster such as Rana Plaza never happens again.
The Commonwealth Heads of Government are meeting in London this week. Amongst the many global challenges which they are discussing is ending modern slavery.