24 Aug '13, 6pm

End this trend: 90%+ fashion retailers in #Australia profit from child labor, says Report @BaptistWorldAid @Ecouterre

End this trend: 90%+ fashion retailers in #Australia profit from child labor, says Report @BaptistWorldAid @Ecouterre

“One of the most troubling facts revealed by the research was that few companies actually knew all the suppliers responsible for producing the clothes they sold. While 39% of companies knew all, or almost all, of the suppliers involved at the factory level, that number dropped dramatically to 7% at the raw materials stage of production. If companies don’t know, or don’t care, who is producing their clothes, it’s much harder to know whether workers are exploited or even enslaved” says Gershon Nimbalker, Advocacy Manager at Baptist World Aid.

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/90-percent-of-australias-fashion...

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