Fokus: Orange Juice. New study shows inhumane working conditions

Focus: Orange Juice

Today 60 per cent of the consummated orange juice has its origins in Brazil. Oranges are cultivated on plantations with gigantic dimensions. To be able to compete on the fiercely competitive market a concentraition process in all areas of the orange juice production chain takes place.  A new CIR study exposes inhumane and exploitative working conditions on Brazil orange plantaitions.
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Clean Clothes Campaign

The Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) is dedicated to improving working conditions and supporting the empowerment of workers in the global garment and sportswear industries.
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Good labour conditions as a mission

The Fair Wear Foundation (FWF) is an international verification initiative dedicated to enhancing workers’ lives all over the world. The foundation works closely with a growing number of companies that produce clothing and other sewn products and that take responsibility for their supply chain.
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"Tailored Wages"

The CCC asked the top 40 high street retailers and influential European brands what they are doing to ensure the workers who make their clothes are paid a LIVING WAGE - enough to meet their basic needs and the needs of their families

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"Stitched Up": Poverty Wages for garment workers in Europe

Adidas, Hugo Boss and Zara are among a host of brands profiting from a supply chain in eastern Europe and Turkey that new research shows pays poverty wages.
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