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KnowTheChain is a resource for businesses and investors who need to understand and address forced labor abuses within their supply chains.
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. highlights Transparentem's work to tackle labor abuses in the Malaysian garment industry. "When Transparentem uncovers serious problems... the group quietly informs those companies & asks them to work with the factories to fix the problems."
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Delta 8.7 - The Alliance 8.7 Knowledge Platform Jun 17
To better understand what companies are doing to address the risk of in their food and beverage , evaluated 38 of the largest global companies on their policies & practices. Read 's piece 👉
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
A great session at Tunis. Here, talks about the methodology and shows the comparison of some of our benchmarked companies.
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
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To ensure in are respected, worker participation & engagement must be at the core of a company’s strategy. Enabling & supporting workers to fully exercise their rights is key to addressing . Read the report: (11/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @WSRNetwork
As an example, the demonstrates the impact that programs where workers & worker organizations are the driving force in the program creation, monitoring, & enforcement can have on wages & working conditions. (10/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
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While these practices are notable, companies need to better support . It’s vital that know their rights and are able to fully exercise them. (9/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
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More good practices are available in Appendix 1 of ’s report: (8/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @Apple
. reports that it had provided training to over 300 on their rights and contract terms before they left their country of origin: (7/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @Primark
.’s worker voice app facilitates communication between workers and management, offers training courses, wage slips, and a grievance mechanism for workers in China: (6/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @adidas
. discloses that union members provide regular labor rights trainings for workers, covering topics such as wages, working hours, leave, and worker rights: (5/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @KnowTheChain @L_Brands
An example of good practice in ’s report includes which discloses it works with local stakeholders to offer workshops on for its managers and workers, and reports that 10,000+ have participated: (4/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
Replying to @L_Brands @adidas and 3 others
Of the 119 of the largest global companies benchmarked, only 18% disclose engaging with workers in their on their — either directly or via their suppliers or third parties. Among these are and (3/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
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is among the lowest scoring themes across all benchmarks, marking a notable gap in corporate efforts to support and respect the rights of in their : (2/11)
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KnowTheChain Jun 12
THREAD: Earlier this year, we launched a report on our benchmarks to date, which included an assessment of 119 companies across the tech, food & beverage, and apparel & footwear sectors. The report can be found here: (1/11)
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Business & Human Rights Jun 12
BHRRC’s & , Camille from and Laura from are kicking off Tunis with a powerful morning session on benchmarking 🙌 Investors, governments and civil society are all using benchmarks to influence companies to address risks.
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KnowTheChain Jun 11
Are you at ? Don't miss 's discuss how publicly available benchmarks like & can equip companies & investors to address their impacts. Learn more on 6/12 at 9am :
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Felicitas Weber Jun 10
Start right! 12 June, 9am in Tunis: Hear from @RankCHRB, and how benchmarks can catalyze a race to the top in the ICT sector
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Business & Human Rights May 22
Check out our new portal & blog series on mandatory human rights due diligence 🙌 👉
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KnowTheChain May 16
.'s new report finds that when companies adopt practices to make their more , they enjoy benefits including more positive reputations, better operational efficiency, improved legal compliance & increased access to capital:
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KnowTheChain May 16
Are you at the Outreach Meeting in Tokyo, Japan this week? Don't miss 's KTC Project Lead discuss the benchmarks at 3:30pm!
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