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Manuscripts from 2011

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2010-2011 Annual Report, International Labor Rights Forum and Sweatfree Purchasing Consortium

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Global wage trends and wage policy developments in selected countries - Wage policies, productivity growth and employment, International Labour Office

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Report of the Director-General, First Supplementary Report: Global Action Plan to promote implementation of the HIV and AIDS Recommendation, 2010 (No. 200), International Labour Office

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Safety in the Supply Chain in Relation to Packing of Containers, International Labour Office

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Sectoral Activities Programme: Proposals for 2012–13, International Labour Office

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The Director-General’s Programme and Budget Proposals for 2012-13, International Labour Office

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Evaluation of the Microbiological Quality of Water for Consumption at the Ocean Sky Garment Manufacturing Facilities, Laboratory for Agricultural Chemistry Services, UCA

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Workers at PT Kizone Still Owed $1.8 Million; No Action from adidas and Dallas Cowboys, Scott Nova

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Workers Owed $2.3 Million by Supplier to Nike, Adidas, Dallas Cowboys, Scott Nova

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WRC Update - PT Kizone (2), Scott Nova

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WRC Update: PT Kizone (Indonesia), Scott Nova

Ocean Sky Remediation Plan, Ocean Sky

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Enhancing Social Protection in the Apparel and Footwear Industry, Omar Salazar and Giovanni Beluche V.

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Measuring progress towards the application of freedom of association and collective bargaining rights: A tabular presentation of the findings of the ILO supervisory system, Dora Sari and David Kucera

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Final Report: Third Party Complaint Regarding Choishin, Guatemala, Sindicato de Trabajadores de Industria Textil Choishin and Fair Labor Associaiton

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Sweatfree Purchasing Guide, Version 1, Sweatfree Communities and International Labor Rights Forum

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Sweatfree Purchasing Consortium Annual Membership Meeting, Sweatfree Purchasing Consortium and International Labor Rights Forum

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Compliance is Not Enough: Best Practices in Responding to the California Transparency in Supply Chains Act, Verite

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A Guide to Corrective Action & Systems Improvement Planning, Verité

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A Guide to Public Policy Advocacy, Verité

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A List of Multi-Stakeholder and Multi-Brand Initiatives, Verité

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Case Studies in Multi-Stakeholder and Multi-Brand Engagement, Verité

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Compliance is Not Enough: Best Practices in Responding to The California Transparency in Supply Chains Act, Verité

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Conducting a Review of Documentation, Verité

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Conducting Interviews with Labor Brokers, Verité

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Conducting Interviews with Manager, Verité

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Conducting Interviews with Migrant Workers, Verité

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Developing a Strategy for Corrective Action and Systems Improvement Planning, Verité

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Establishing Criteria for Screening & Evaluating Labor Broker Candidates, Verité

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Examples of Good Practice in Engagement, Verité

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Farm Level Assessment of Adherence to PMI GAP Standards in Kazakhstan To Philip Morris International, Inc., Verité

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Guidance for Social Auditing of Forced Labor and Human Trafficking, Verité

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Integrating Indicators of Forced Labor and Human Trafficking, Verité

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Katie Ford, Advocate to End Human Trafficking and Slavery, Joins Verité Board, Verité

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Labor Brokers, Hiring & Human Trafficking: Risks to Suppliers, Verité

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Making the Case for Joint Action in Public Policy Advocacy, Verité

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Multi-Stakeholder and Multi-Brand Engagement, Verité

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Sample Benchmarks of Good Practice in Recruitment and Hiring, Verité

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Sample Code of Conduct Provisions, Verité

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Sample Strategies for Managing Risk in Recruitment, Selection & Hiring, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: A Guide to Corrective Action & Systems Improvement Planning, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: An Introduction to Grievance Mechanisms, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Conducting a Review of Documentation, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Conducting Interviews with Labor Brokers, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Conducting Interviews with Migrant Workers, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Developing a Strategy for Corrective Action and Systems Improvement Planning, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Grievance Mechanisms, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Good Practice in the On-Site Management of Migrant Workers, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Identifying Company Risk & Vulnerability, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Monitoring the Performance of Labor Brokers: Introduction & Key Issues of Concern, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Sample Benchmarks of Good Practice in Recruitment and Hiring, Verité

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SUPPLIERS: Sample Code of Conduct Provisions, Verité

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Understanding the Role of Labor Brokers in Human Trafficking and Forced Labor, Verité

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Verité Help Wanted: Worker Profiles, Verité

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Verité’s Year-End Report to the Offices of Senator Harkin and Representative Engel, Verité

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VISION: April 2011, Verité

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Vision: December 2011, Verité

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Vision: December 2011, Verité

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VISION: July 2011, Verité

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VISION; June 2011, Verité

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VISION: March 2011, Verité

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VISION: May 2011, Verité

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VISION: October 2011, Verité

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VISION: September 2011, Verité

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What Should You Look For? Identifying Company Risk & Vulnerability, Verité

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Verité Up Close: Business Excellence and Responsibility, Dan Viederman

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What We're Talking About: The Negative Business Impact of Anti-Immigration Laws, Dan Viederman

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Factory update: Kwangduk Langgeng (Indonesia) (Formerly, Kolon Langgeng), Worker Rights Consortium

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LAUNCHING OF THE TEXTILE AND CLOTHING WORKERS’ UNION (SOTA), Worker Rights Consortium

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Preliminary Report on Unlawful Dismissals at Genesis, S.A. (Haiti), Worker Rights Consortium

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Worker Rights Consortium Assessment Eagle Speed Marketing )Thailand): Findings, Recommendations and Status, Worker Rights Consortium

Manuscripts from 2010

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Syngenta AG – Tracking Report – Karnataka, India Watermelon Seeds and Squash Seeds; December 15 – 21, 2010

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Syngenta AG – Tracking Report – Maharashtra, India Eggplant Seeds; January 28 – 31, 2010

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United States Policies to Address Child Labor Globally, American Federation of Teachers and International Labor Rights Forum

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Letter from Asian Ban Asbestos Network to Quebec Premier Jean Charest and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Asian Ban Asbestos Network

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1-800-FLOWERS Invitation to Colombia, Bama Athreya

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ILRF Letter to the Office of the US Trade Representative: Comments on Bangladesh, Bama Athreya

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Sweatfree DC Testimony by Bama Athreya, Bama Athreya

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The Impact of China’s Labor Contract Law on Workers, Jeffrey Becker, Manfred Elfstrom, and International Labor Rights Forum

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Flexibilidad Laboral Violenta Derechos Laborales en Centroamérica: Tendencias y Casos, Campaña Regional contra la Flexibilidad Laboral

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Petition for Review of Dole’s Failure to Adhere to OECD General Guidelines, Brian Campbell

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A Case Study: Adidas and Yueyuen, China Labor Watch

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A letter from Carrefour to China Labor Watch on Oct. 18, 2010, China Labor Watch

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An Investigation of Carrefour, China Labor Watch

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An Investigation of Suppliers of Dollar General, China Labor Watch

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Another Foxconn Employee Died of Fatigue, China Labor Watch

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A Survey on Suicides in Factories in the Pearl River Delta (Chu Chiang Delta), China Labor Watch

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China Labor Watch Annual Report 2010, China Labor Watch

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Code of Conduct is No More than False Advertising, Disney Suppliers Continue Exploiting Chinese Workers, China Labor Watch

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Did Dreams Come True? Workers still live in fear of occupational injury: A Follow-up Investigation of Yiuwah Stationary, China Labor Watch

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Investigation report of two Walt Disney factories, China Labor Watch

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Response to Statement of Carrefour, China Labor Watch

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Statements on FoxConn's Decision to Increase Wages and to Stop Suicide, China Labor Watch

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The Tragedy of the Foxconn Sweatshop, China Labor Watch

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"We are extremely tired, with tremendous pressure,” A Follow-up Investigation of Foxconn, China Labor Watch

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Threads: Newsletter of the Clean Clothes Campaign No. 29, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Threads: Newsletter of the Clean Clothes Campaign No. 30, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Informe de Floricultura Colombiana: Total Disposición sobre la Fuerza de Trabajo, Corporación Cactus

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American Eagle Outfitters – Bangladesh Factory Code 9800511781 Audit Date September 1- 4, 2010 Tracking Report, Fair Labor Association

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American Eagle Outfitters – China Factory Code 05021511691 Audit Date October 21 - 22, 2010 Tracking Report, Fair Labor Association