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9 December 2016

USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers

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20 June 2016

Netherlands: Businesses, govts., civil society, & financers must work together to achieve Sustainable Development Goals, says Advisory Council on Intl. Affairs

Author: Advisory Council on International Affairs

"The Dutch Diamond Dynamic: Doing Business in the Context of the New Sustainable Development Goals," 29 Jan 2016...

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25 January 2016

Human trafficking: 6 solutions that are working

Author: Michael Holtz, Christian Science Monitor

In a 14-part global series on labor trafficking, The Monitor investigated promising and innovative solutions to modern-day slavery. Here are six of them....

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15 December 2015

Thailand: Investigation finds enslaved migrants & children in shrimp processing factories supplying US & European markets

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Article
7 September 2015

Commentary: "Why Consumers Matter in Realizing Workers' Rights"

Author: Greg Asbed (Coalition of Immokalee Workers), Scott Nova (Worker Rights Consortium), Noelle Damico (National Economic and Social Rights Initiative), on Huffington Post (USA)

Partnering consumer power with worker-designed solutions to protect their own human rights is a 21st century strategy for transforming supply chains. And it's winning...For workers experiencing human rights violations, "corporate social responsibility...

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29 July 2015

USA: Ahold joins Fair Food Program to support improved working conditions Florida's tomato fields

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26 June 2015

Fairfood calls on Ahold & Delhaize to guarantee fair wages in supply chain following merger

Author: Fairfood International

"Fairfood congratulates Ahold and Delhaize with merger"...

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17 April 2015

Ahold announces discussions with Coalition of Immokalee Workers on joining Fair Food Program

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Company response
14 October 2014

Ahold's response

Author: Ahold

We share Fairfood’s goal of improving working conditions in developing countries and have played an active role to improve working conditions in our supply chain...We mandate that all our suppliers adhere to our Standards of Engagement which require...

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7 October 2014

Morocco: Fairfood calls for living wage at European supermarkets' tomato suppliers; Ahold, Tesco & Sainsbury's respond

Fairfood's new report finds tomato workers supplying European supermarkets receive compensation below the living wage. We invited Ahold, Sainsbury's and Tesco to respond.  The companies' responses are provided below....

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