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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.

Your Feedback Matters: Speak for Change Public Consultation

 

May 2021 marked the launch of the SPEAK FOR CHANGE Programme pilot allowing impacted stakeholders to raise their issues relating to amfori members’ business partners in Vietnam.

As prescribed by the German and upcoming European due diligence legislation, the SPEAK FOR CHANGE Programme is a supply chain grievance mechanism supporting amfori members in providing access to remedy in an effective and resource integrated manner.

Unleash Opportunity: Principles and Guidelines of the Repayment of Recruitment Fees - Recording Available

 

The sixth session of the Unleash Opportunity series Repayment of Recruitment Fees took place on 7 October 2021.

Joyce Chau, amfori Director APAC, delivered a keynote as the moderator in which she reiterated that it is challenging to resolve the issue of recruitment fees and its barriers, such as the lack of law enforcement and engagement. It will be very important for stakeholders to collaborate and support each other to monitor, remediate and prevent the risks together.