How can purchasing practices steer responsible supply chains?

My last blog looked at what managing supply chains in a responsible way means and why companies are doing this, among other based on the article in the Economist with the title ‘No more excuses’ Responsible supply chains in a globalized world. Exploring this topic...

Due diligence in de praktijk: bedrijven bestrijden Kinderarbeid

For the English version click here Is kinderarbeid nog steeds een probleem? Eerst het goede nieuws: kinderarbeid is sinds het begin van deze eeuw afgenomen met meer dan 30%. Er werken nu nog “maar” 168 miljoen kinderen volgens de International Labour Organisation...

Unilever-Oxfam Report

Oxfam independently researched Unilever’s factory and supply chain in Vietnam. It looked at pressing issues such as discrimination, freedom of association, wages and working hours including precarious work. Read and/or download: Unilever-Oxfam_report