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Manuscripts from 2014

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Another Samsung supplier factory exploiting child labor: An Investigation of Shinyang Electronic Co. Ltd., China Labor Watch

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iExploitation: Apple Supplier Jabil Exploits Workers to Meet iPhone 6 Demands, China Labor Watch

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Investigative report of Quanta Shanghai Manufacturing City, China Labor Watch

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Investigative Report on HEG Technology (Huizhou) Co., Ltd., China Labor Watch

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Two Years of Broken Promises: An Investigative Report of Catch Technology Co. Ltd (Suqian), an Apple Parts Manufacturer, China Labor Watch and Green America

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Stitched Up: Poverty Wages for Garment Workers in Eastern Europe and Turkey, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Living Wage in Asia, Clean Clothes Campaign and Asia Floor Wage Alliance

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Tailored Wages: Are the big brands paying the people who make our clothes enough to live on?, Clean Clothes Campaign and Asia Floor Wage Alliance

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Assessment Report 2014 Electronic Arts, Mexico AA0000000475, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 KTC Limited, China AA0000000364, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Russell Brand, El Salvador AA0000000481, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Russell Stover, China AA0000000504, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Hungary Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Hungary Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Romania Galati Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Romania Iasi Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Turkey Dikili Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2014 Syngenta, Turkey Konya Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

Manuscripts from 2013

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Apple’s Unkept Promises: Investigation of Three Pegatron Group Factories Supplying to Apple, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch Annual Report 2013, China Labor Watch

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Chinese workers exploited by U.S.-owned iPhone supplier: An investigation of labor conditions at Jabil Green Point in Wuxi, China, China Labor Watch

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Investigative report of Samkwang Science & Technology Co., Ltd., China Labor Watch

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Mattel’s Unceasing Abuse of Chinese Workers: An investigation of six Mattel supplier factories, China Labor Watch

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Fatal Fashion in Bangladesh: The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, Clean Clothes Campaign

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The History behind the Bangladesh Fire and Safety Accord, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Still Waiting: Six months after history's deadliest appeal industry disaster, workers continue to fight for reparations, Clean Clothes Campaign and International Labor Rights Forum

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Fatal Fashion: Analysis of recent factory fires in Pakistan and Bangladesh, Clean Clothes Campaign and SOMO

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Breathless for Blue Jeans: Health hazards in China's denim factories, Clean Clothes Campaign, War on Want, SACOM, and IHLO

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Executive Summary: Breathless for Blue Jeans, Clean Clothes Campaign, War on Want, SACOM, and IHLO

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Assessment Report 2013 Brooklyn Mfg. Ltda. de C.V., El Salvador AA0000000308, Fair Labor Assocation

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Assessment Report 2013 ABC Gruppen AB, China F00000013005, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Apple, China AA0000000311, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Apple, China AA0000000312, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Cutter & Buck, China AA0000000321, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Dallas Cowboys Merchandising, Honduras AA0000000318, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Hansoll Textile, Nicaragua AA0000000320, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Hop Lun, China AA0000000331, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Mainland Headwear, China AA0000000330, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 New Balance, El Salvador AA0000000326, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 Outerstuff, El Salvador AA0000000326, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 prAna, China AA0000000325, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2013 River Cross, Mexico AA0000000324, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Ahoulou, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Aniassue, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Germainkro, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Kouamekro, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Lebre, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Noekro, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast N'zerekou, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast OLA Gbelissou, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast OLA Toumbokro, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Ivory Coast Satrikan, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Turkey Akcakoca, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Nestle, Turkey Ordu-Giresun, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Olam, Ivory Coast NES OLA Gbelissou, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Olam, Ivory Coast NES OLA Toumbokro, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Olam, Ivory Coast OLA Socagnipi, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Andhra Pradesh E. Godavari Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Argentina Santa Fe Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Brazil Goiás Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Brazil São Paulo Soybeans, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Brazil Uberlândia Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Hungary Tiszaföldvar Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Hungary Tiszaföldvar Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, India Andhra Pradesh Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, India Gujarat Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, India Karnataka Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Romania Braila Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Romania Braila Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Thailand Mae Sot Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Thailand Pobpra Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Thailand Suphanburi Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2013 Syngenta, Turkey Sunflower, Fair Labor Association

Manuscripts from 2012

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The UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights and the Human Rights of Workers to Form or Join Trade Unions and to Bargain Collective, CCC, ITUC, industriAll, and UNI Global Union

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An Investigation of Eight Samsung Factories in China: Is Samsung Infringing Upon Apple’s Patent to Bully Workers?, China Labor Watch

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An Investigation of Eight Samsung Factories in China: Is Samsung Infringing Upon Apple’s Patent to Bully Workers?, China Labor Watch

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Beyond Foxconn: Deplorable Working Conditions Characterize Apple’s Entire Supply Chain, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch Annual Report 2012, China Labor Watch

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Deterioration of Mattel’s Labor Conditions : An Investigation of Four Factories, China Labor Watch

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Deterioration of Mattel’s Labor Conditions: An Investigation of Four Factories – November 29, 2012, China Labor Watch

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Follow-up Investigations of Five Samsung Factories, China Labor Watch

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Investigative Report of HTNS Shenzhen, China Labor Watch

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Mattel Supplier Factory Investigation: Excessive work hours, low pay, toxic exposures and strict work environments, China Labor Watch

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Samsung Factory Exploiting Child Labor, China Labor Watch

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Samsung Factory Exploiting Child Labor Investigative Report on HEG Electronics (Huizhou) Co., China Labor Watch

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Update: 3000 to 4000 workers strike at Foxconn’s China Factory, China Labor Watch

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Update: 3000 to 4000 workers strike at Foxconn’s China Factory, China Labor Watch

Deadly Denim: Sandblasting in the Bangladesh Garment Industry, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Deadly Denim: Sandblasting in the Bangladesh Garment Industry - Summary, Clean Clothes Campaign

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False Promises: Migrant Workers in the Global Garment Industry, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Hazardous workplaces: Making the Bangladesh Garment industry safe, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Apple Joins Fair Labor Association, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 ABC Gruppen AB, China F00000007936, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 Adidas Group, China AA0000000004, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 Adidas Group, Guatemala AA0000000030, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 Adidas Group, Mexico AA0000000002, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 American Eagle Outfitters, Haiti AA0000000029, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 American Eagle Outfitters, Mexico AA0000000001, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 Chenfeng Group, China AA0000000027, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2012 Delta Apparel, El Salvador AA0000000151, Fair Labor Association