The World Bank is investing about $500 million dollars in Uzbekistan’s agricultural sector. One of the main crops produced there is cotton, and it is harvested by millions of Uzbek citizens forced into cotton fields by...more
Call for an End to Discrimination of Pineapple Workers
The SINTRAPEM trade union is denouncing pineapple producer Ananas Export Company (ANEXCO) of Costa Rica, and its parent company Fyffes, for anti-union discrimination and unfair labor practices.
Tell Pepsi to Close Its Palm Oil Loophole!
PepsiCo’s latest palm oil sourcing commitment may look good on paper, but it includes a massive loophole that means a company called Indofood, which produces all of PepsiCo’s products in Indonesia, is exempt from living up to the standards!...more
H&M: Make Factories Safe!
The Bangladeshi workers who sew H&M’s clothing continue to toil in extremely dangerous conditions, in many cases lacking the most urgent and lifesaving fire safety measures, according to our new...more
Nike: Don't Pressure Employees to Lobby on Your Behalf
Nike is pushing its own employees to lobby the U.S. Congress to pass a massive new trade deal with countries that have poor working conditions. Workers shouldn’t be pressured by their employer to support specific political views of a corporation...more
Walmart: End Deathtraps & Pay Up
Join us in urging Walmart – the largest retailer in the world – to immediately pay full and fair compensation to the victims of the deadly fires at Tazreen Fashions and Aswad Composite Mills: to the injured workers and to the families of the...more