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Investor power and modern slavery

Investor power and modern slavery

BHRRC's Patricia Carrier writes about the financial and reputational risks of investments linked to modern slavery and human trafficking. The blog highlights a new briefing for investors to help them engage with companies to tackle these abuses.

The Bottom Line

The Bottom Line

The world over, some UK businesses are behaving in ways that would be unacceptable at home and getting away with it. CORE’s report brings together ten case studies of serious abuses linked to UK corporations’ international operations.

Advocacy on workers’ rights

Advocacy on workers’ rights

Leading NGO and trade unions including Oxfam, the Trade Union Congress, Cafod, Homeworkers Worldwide and Fairtrade Foundation came together at UNISON’s head office this month to advance work on labour rights in global supply chains.