In late 2018, allegations of workers’ rights abuses were raised in regard to Top Glove, Malaysia based rubber gloves manufacturer linked to a number of our members on the amfori BSCI platform.
Leading garment brands and trade associations from Europe and the US have called on the Myanmar government to respect the rights of the ethnic minority population of Rakhine State or risk further eroding business and investor confidence.
Core to the association’s business and values, FTA participated in the 2017 UN Annual Forum on Business and Human Rights by co-organising two panel sessions on this year’s theme, the role of business in remediation.
Read more about FTA’s most recent activities to protect the rights of Syrians in Turkey and sign up for a roundtable on business responsibility to develop recommendations to improve decent and fair work in Turkish supply chains.
Our third zero tolerance success story is out! Read more about circumstances under which children can lawfully perform light work in certain countries, and required monitoring procedures as a part of our series of zero tolerance cases.