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“Georgetown, Nike reach pact on worker’s conditions” – The Washington Post – August 30, 2017

On August 30, 2017 The Washington Post reported that Georgetown University and Nike have reached an agreement regarding the condition of workers in Nike’s supply chain. According to the article, “(i)n December, students at Georgetown University staged a sit-in, protesting the school’s licensing agreement with Nike over concerns regarding labor practices. Months later, Georgetown and Nike have reached a […]

“Ford, General Motors, Hormel, Marriott, Michael Kors Step Up to Stop Supply Chain Corruption” – TriplePundit – August 11, 2017

On August 11, 2017 TriplePundit reported on announcement by the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) that it had “reached an agreement with five multinationals who promised to promote ethical recruiting throughout their entire supply chains. The companies, Ford, General Motors, Hormel, Marriott and Michael Kors, told the ICCR that they would adopt “no-fees” recruitment […]