This Position Paper outlines BSCI’s understanding of and approach to the practice of Sumangali as well as actions we have taken to ensure protection for at-risk workers.
Many penal systems across the world allow the possibility of prison labour under certain conditions.
Uzbekistan is the only country where children are organized and forced by the government to harvest cotton which earns the Uzbek government over one billion dollars annually.
On the eve of your visit to Uzbekistan, we call on you to urge the Government of Uzbekistan to invite the International Labour Organisation to conduct unfettered monitoring of the cotton harvest th
We call for this investigation because of the ongoing use of state-sponsored forced labour and forced child labour during cotton harvests, which constitutes a violation of Article 15 of the Regulat