Fair Trade

“Smartphones are child’s play, but what about the child labor?” – OEDC Insights – April 27, 2017

On April 27, 2017 Roel Nieuwenkamp, Chair of the OECD Working Party on Responsible Business Conduct, contributed a thought piece to OECD Insights in which he exposes how child labor is exploited in the production of digital technology. The piece profiles the OECD Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises, which “call on companies to scrutinize their supply […]

“Three things the Modern Slavery Act has achieved” – Innovation Forum – April 19, 2017

On April 19, 2017 the editorial team at Innovation Forum outlined three things the Modern Slavery Act has achieved. According to the editorial, “(b)y forcing businesses to put out board director-signed statements every year, detailing an intent to get a grip on social issues within supplier companies, the act has, in many cases, brought such […]