due diligence in supply chain

India garment workers protest ‘decade long’ wage increase delay

The Garment and Fashion Workers' Union (GAFWU), which is affiliated to global union IndustriAll through Unions United are said to…

EU urged to pass CSDDD as matter of urgency amid delay

The EU's vote on CSDDD has been postponed until 14 February after a Reuters report claimed that Italy was planning…

Industry concerns mount as Germany wavers on EU’s due diligence directive

ETI and BHRC share concerns of the wider industry with recent reports suggesting apprehension in the German government on voting…

SLCP completes SAC spin-off to drive green supply chain efficiency

SLCP officially separated from SAC on 1 February 2024. Its new legal entity is a Dutch non-profit foundation known as…

EU due diligence law could fail on Germany vote ‘abstention’

The EU vote on the Corporate Sustainability Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) takes place next week (9 January) but a Reuters…

Workers protest ‘alleged’ closure of Texon factory amid job loss concerns

On 18 October, Texon factory, owned by the Coats Group, announced its initiation of a redundancy consultation with a view…

Signal: Tweets of the Week – Fair wages, forced labour regulation, sustainable material alternatives

Other tweets this week came from the World Uyghur Congress joining forces with other organisations for suggesting amendments to EC's…

Cambodia garment worker wages fall despite minimum wage increase

The report titled 'Stitched under Strain: Long term wage loss across the Cambodian garment industry,' claims the global fashion industry…

Signal: Nike shareholders reject assessment of supply chain due diligence efforts

At Nike’s annual meeting of shareholders on 12 September, Nike shareholders rejected a proposal for the board to issue a…

Walmart, Hugo Boss, Diesel rebuff forced labour supply claims by Canada ethics watchdog

The Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise (CORE) has published Initial Assessment reports in line with the complaints about Walmart Canada,…