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Title: Side Event - Responsible Purchasing Practices amid COVID-19 and Beyond

Date: 12 June 2020

Speaker: Joyce Chau, amfori Director Asia Pacific

This session aims to:

  • Present and discuss the way how the organisers, amfori and Sedex’s, and their members take up responsible purchasing practices upholding international labour standards and following the guidelines of international instruments.
  • Introduce businesses with alternatives to protect both their company and workers in their supply chain in a time of crisis
  • Encourage businesses to emphasize responsible purchasing practices in their plan to address the challenges of the current crisis and to adapt for the upcoming recovery