The garment and footwear sector is one of the largest consumer goods sectors in the world. Although it represents an important economic driving force, the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in 2013 brought global attention to the risks of severe adverse impacts both in manufacturing but also further upstream. »
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Danish Ethical Trading Initiative invites CSR professionals and Impact/M&E experts in private and public companies, business associations, NGOs, and trade unions to a dialogue meeting about Impact Assessments and Sustainable Cotton standards, Tuesday January 30 2018 at 13:00 – 15:00 at DIEH »
13.02 Fremtidens arbeidsliv – kan vi styrke arbeidstakerrettighetene eller må de vike for økt vekst?
Globaliseringen har åpnet dørene for mer handel og økte investeringer på tvers av landegrensene. Burde ikke dette være udelt positivt? Utviklingen viser dessverre at retten til å organisere seg og streike er i mange land under angrep. LO inviterer til internasjonal konferanse på Folkets Hus. »
25.04 - 26.04 Call for Papers Law and sustainability in global value chains: Due diligence and contracts in focus
Today, production takes place in globally fragmented chains and networks of suppliers and corporate groups. In theory, global value chains should allow value and risk to be equally distributed across the points of production. However, in practice gains are not shared but instead amassed by centralized corporate entities. Those entities are often far removed from where production physically takes place and therefore far removed from the negative impacts of the production processes on people and planet. Those risks are borne by jurisdictions, such as developing countries, which may be less well-equipped to mitigate or remedy compounded and multiple social and environmental problems. »