UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights Endorses FTA’s Guidance Package on ‘Syrian Refugees Working in Turkey

As highlighted as a good example of a private sector initiative by UN Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons, this Guidance aims to provide support for BSCI participants and producers to help identify, prevent and mitigate abuses and exploitation of Syrian refugees in their supply chains in Turkey.

FTA and ILO Organise Round Table in Bangkok on Labour Conditions in Thailand’s Food and Fisheries Supply Chain

FTA in collaboration with the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Thailand will convene an event in Bangkok to discuss improving labour practices, including migration management, as Thailand endeavours to combat unacceptable forms of work in the Thai food and fisheries supply chain.

Joint Event: The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement: Perspectives from Vietnam


On 8 October, amfori, in cooperation with BusinessEurope and EuroCham Vietnam will organize the joint event ‘The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement: Perspectives from Vietnam’ in Brussels, Belgium.

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) has been concluded for some time. The agreement will create a useful precedent in the field of trade and sustainable development for ASEAN and the wider region. Businesses, governments and relevant stakeholders encourage ratification to allow its entry into force.

Network Connect Spain

The Network Connect Spain will take place on 21 November 2018 in Madrid, Spain. Network Connects are open to all members, along with companies that are interested in joining the association.
This day will offer participants: