16 Dec '16, 10pm

Report: Prada, Gucci Fail to Address Sweatshop Labor in Their Supply Chains

“The fast-growing garment sector can create important opportunities for its 60 million workers worldwide—many of whom are women,” said Annabel Short, director of the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre. “Yet far too many remain exploited, including in situations of forced labor. This benchmark highlights urgent steps that the industry must take to eradicate the worst working conditions, such as changing their purchasing practices so that risks are not passed down the supply chain, and ensuring workers have access to effective grievance mechanisms.”

Full article: http://www.ecouterre.com/report-prada-gucci-fail-to-addre...

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