Simply integrating “worker voice” into the equation cannot reverse the shortcomings of social auditing programs, argue Penelope Kyritsis, Genevieve LeBaron and Mark Anner
In this blog, Jon Morris discusses the ways through which education creates a positive impact on the social sustainability of the global textile industry.
In this blog, Remi Edwards discusses the ways through which corporations market commodities as ethically sourced, in spite of systemic labour exploitation.
Professor Genevieve LeBaron, co-director of SPERI, is part of an international team of researchers that has received $2.5M for a […]
‘Confronting Root Causes: Forced Labour in Global Supply Chains’, a new report that call for innovative approaches to tackle forced […]
A major new report published today proposes new policy interventions to tackle previously unaddressed root causes of exploitative work conditions. ‘Confronting […]
UK-based companies are ramping up efforts to combat slavery in their overseas supply chains. But companies also need to be […]
New transparency regulations in some places theoretically require companies to report on forced labour in their supply chains, but a […]
SPERI is pleased to announce the launch of a new series of Global Political Economy Briefs. The new series will […]
At 1pm today, Genevieve Le Baron will take place in a live Guardian web chat on ‘how to tackle slavery […]