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Manuscripts from 2014

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Yue Yuen worker strike enters its second week, Adidas pulls out of factory, China Labor Watch

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Groups Accuse Apple Supplier in China of Labor Violations, China Labor Watch, Neil Gough, and Brian X. Chen

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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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Labor Rights Group Keeps Focus on Worker Abuse, Ben DiPietro and China Labor Watch

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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 North West Company, China AA0000000561, 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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Assessment Report 2014 s.Oliver Group, Bangladesh AA0000000582, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 s.Oliver Group, China AA0000000532, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Trends, USA AA0000000541, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Tumi, China AA0000000476, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Under Armour, Singapore AA0000000554, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Wilson Sports, China AA0000000569, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 Yee Tung, China AA0000000480, Fair Labor Association

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Assessment Report 2014 York Wallcoverings, USA AA0000000553, 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

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Into the Unknown. Exploitation of Nepalese migrant domestic workers in Lebanon., Audrey Guichon

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Supplier for Samsung and Lenovo Accused of Using Child Labor, New York Times and China Labor Watch

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China's Next Pollution, Li Qiang and The Mark News

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Apple supplier based in China accused of labor violations by US watchdogs, South China Morning Post and China Labor Watch

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Report Alleges Labor Violations at Apple Supplier in China, Wall Street Journal and China Labor Watch

Manuscripts from 2013

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Hidden in Plain Sight. Three years on: updated analysis of UK measures to protect trafficked persons., Anti-Slavery International

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Home Truths: wellbeing and vulnerabilities of child domestic workers, Anti-Slavery International

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Small Grants, Big Change. Influencing policy and practice for child domestic workers, Anti-Slavery International

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In the Dock. Examining the UK’s Criminal Justice Response to Trafficking., Anti Trafficking Monitoring Group and Anti-Slavery International

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Apple’s supplier Pegatron Group violates workers’ rights, China Labor Watch

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

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Apple Supplier Accused Of Labor Abuses By China Watchdog (VIDEO), China Labor Watch

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Building jumping spreads to Samsung factory, China Labor Watch

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Child Worker Dies on iPhone 5C Production Line, China Labor Watch

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Child Worker Dies Suddenly at Electronics Factory Producing For ASUS, China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch Annual Report 2013, China Labor Watch

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Chinese Electronics Factory Hiring Child Labor, 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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Department of Labor responds to death of Chinese child worker, China Labor Watch

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Dozens of Female Child Workers Found in a Shenzhen Factory, China Labor Watch

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Foxconn Faces Another Strike, China Labor Watch

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Fresh labor violations in Chinese factory producing the “cheap” iPhone, China Labor Watch

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

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Labor News Brief for November 2013, China Labor Watch

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Labor News Brief (March 11-March 17), China Labor Watch

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Mattel Reviews China Labor Practices After Alleged Abuse, 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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More labor abuse in Samsung phone factory, China Labor Watch

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Preliminary inquiry opened on a complaint lodged against Samsung France, China Labor Watch

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Response Letter To Mattel: CLW’s investigation of four factories making Mattel toys, China Labor Watch

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Rising costs in China are not an excuse to exploit workers, China Labor Watch

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Student workers making iPhone must do unpaid overtime and have wages unfairly deducted, China Labor Watch

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Suicides Continue at Foxconn: Two Workers in Zhengzhou Die After Jumping Off Buildings, China Labor Watch

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Three suicides at Zhengzhou Foxconn in 20 days, China Labor Watch

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Wage theft of Mattel’s toy supplier factories equal to millions of dollars annually, China Labor Watch

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Western Union refuses China Labor Watch’s request to wire money to China, China Labor Watch

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Workers of Hengtong Factory Strike for Respect of their Rights, 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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Assessment Report 2013 Textiles Opico, El Salvador AA0000000313, 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