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Manuscripts from 2011

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Survey of Chinese Workers’ Working Conditions in 2010, China Labor Watch

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The Failure of Target's Audit System in its Chinese Supplier Factories, China Labor Watch

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The Failure of Target’s Audit System in its Chinese Supplier Factories, China Labor Watch

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The Legacy of Steve Jobs, China Labor Watch

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The Unfair Dismissal of Tandy Electronics Co. Ltd Workers, China Labor Watch

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Top Form Workers Strike Over Wages at China Lingerie Factory - Bloomberg, China Labor Watch

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Tragedies of Globalization: The Truth Behind Electronics Sweatshops, China Labor Watch

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Tragedies of Globalization: The Truth Behind Electronics Sweatshops, China Labor Watch

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Update: CLW agrees to give Intertek another month to respond to CLW Lawsuit, China Labor Watch

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Update: Shanghai and Shenzhen Strikes Continue, China Labor Watch

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Urgent Appeal for Help: Mattel Supplier Factory Female Workers Committed Suicide, China Labor Watch

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What America’s faltering economy means for China, China Labor Watch

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Workers at Shenzhen Top Form Underwear Co., Limited Go on Strike, China Labor Watch

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Workers on Strike at Auto Parts Factory in Guangzhou over Bonus Reduction, China Labor Watch

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Workers Strike in Dongguan: New Balance, Yucheng Shoe Factory Should Take Responsibility, China Labor Watch

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Liberate China’s Workers, China Labor Watch and New York Times

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Exporters’ Gain Is Workers’ Loss in China’s Labor Market, China Labor Watch and Tom Orlik

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In China, Factory Workers Allege Poisoning From iPhone Production, China Labor Watch and PBS Newshour

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Keeping Pressure on Apple to Promote Real Changes at Apple and Foxconn, China Labor Watch and Li Qiang

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China factory unrest spreads amid economic uncertainty - Reuters, China Labor Watch and Reuters

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Wake up and smell the coffee, or find the technoserf dead, China Labor Watch and Lucy Siegle

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April 11: 6th anniversary of the Spectrum collapse, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Armani bans sandblasted jeans but Dolce and Gabbana STILL ignore the call, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Fashion Victims- A Report on Sandblasted Denim, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Freedom Balloons, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Further action for Somyot!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Historic pact strengthens sportswear workers union rights, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Hitachi Supplier sues Malaysian Labour Rights Activist, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Malaysian migrant workers' advocate pressured to accept settlement with electronics company, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Migrant workers' advocate still facing trial, Clean Clothes Campaign

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More pressure needed to release Thai Human Rights activist, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Over 300 Striking Garment Workers Still Victimised, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Play Fair Campaign launches in Brazil ahead of 2014., Clean Clothes Campaign

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Press release: Lèse majésté as pretext to silence critical voices, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Pressure builds on Dolce & Gabbana to ban sandblasting, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Somyot charged under Thai lese majeste law, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Sous Chantha – Imprisoned labour leader from Cambodia due in trial, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Sous Chantha released but contrived criminal charges upheld, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Spectrum Relief Scheme finally completed, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Stop the court case against Malaysian Human Rights Defender Charles Hector, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Stop the Killer Jeans!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Thai human rights activist imprisoned for second time, Clean Clothes Campaign

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That's It Sportswear fire: one year on workers still dying in unsafe buildings, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Trial against Bangladeshi labour rights advocates approaches, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Versace announces it will join the global ban on sandblasting, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Versace deletes Facebook protests on sandblasting, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Viva Global: negotiations break down after violence erupts again., Clean Clothes Campaign

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Viva Global workers reach agreement, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Wage increases in Cambodia!, Clean Clothes Campaign

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Executive Summary and Independent Investigation: Ocean Sky Apparel, COVERCO

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2011 Annual Report - Fair Labor Association, Fair Labor Association

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47 Brand; SanMar; Top of the World Tracking Report – Bangladesh Factory Code: 380205191J; September 10 – 11, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Adidas Group - Tracking Chart - Mexico Factory Code: 36025017DV; July 18 – 19, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Adidas Group - Tracking Report - Indonesia Factory Code: 010233362EV; October 20-21, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Adidas Group - Tracking Report - Indonesia Factory Code: 010233362EV; October 20-21, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Adidas Group - Tracking Report - Mexico Factory Code: 36025017DV; July 18 – 19, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Ash City - Tracking Report - Bangladesh Factory Code: 1170005446J December 17, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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ChicoBag Tracking Report – China Factory Code: 930015194HV – September 14, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Commenorative Brands – Tracking Report – Mexico Factory Code: 2100501274J – July 4 – 5, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Creative Converting – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 12800821343J; December 14, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Deluxe Corp – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 570082550J; September 12, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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EB Brands – Tracking Report – China Factory Code: 12100151306J; October 19- 20, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Enhancing Social Protection in the Apparel & Footwear Industry - English March 17, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Final Report Regarding the Ocean Sky Apparel Factory in El Salvador, Fair Labor Association

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FLA- Greenovate Joint Training 2011-03, Fair Labor Association

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FLA- High Rock Grievance Procedure Consultation 2011, Fair Labor Association

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FLA Hiring and Grievance Procedure Training in Guangzhou, China 2011-08, Fair Labor Association

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FLA Hours of Work Training in India 2011-06, Fair Labor Association

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FLA Hours of Work Training in Vietnam 2011-03, Fair Labor Association

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FLA- INFACT Training Series in Kunshan Shanghai 2011-05: Hours of Work Training, Fair Labor Association

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FLA- INFACT Training Series in Kunshan Shanghai 2011-05: HRM Training, Fair Labor Association

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FLA Social Sustainability Awareness Training in India 2011-04, Fair Labor Association

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Franklin Sports – Tracking Report – Dominican Republic Factory Code: 12900191362J; October 26 – 27, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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G – III Apparel Group – Tracking Report – China Factory Code: 6000151292J: July 28 – 29, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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G – III Apparel Group – Tracking Report – India Factory Code: 6000151296J: August 4 – 5, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Hansoll Textiles – Tracking Report – Guatemala Factory Code: 850028446HV; August 17, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Harland Clarke Holdings Corp, Fair Labor Association

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Harland Clarke – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 350082550J; September 9, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Herff Jones – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 17008218C; Original Audit – December 3, 2004 – Verification Date: Septembe, Fair Labor Association

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H&M Hop Lun Workers’ Participation 3rd Training China 2011-02, Fair Labor Association

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Holloway Sportswear – Tracking Report – Vietnam Factory Code: 10700841307J; September 9 – 10, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Hop Lun Bangladesh- Workers’ Participation 3rd Training 2010-12, Fair Labor Association

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Hop Lun Bangladesh- Workers’ Participation 4th Training China 2011-02, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Assessment 2012 Nike, Vietnam GS201211, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2011 Syngenta, India Gujurat Eggplant, Fair Labor Association

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Independent External Monitoring Agricultural Report 2011 Syngenta, Romania Iasi Corn, Fair Labor Association

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Interim Remediation Update: Third Party Complaint Regarding Gildan Dortex, Dominican Republic, Fair Labor Association

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Interim Report Regarding the Ocean Sky Apparel Factory in El Salvador, Fair Labor Association

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Interim Report: Third Party Complaint Regarding F&D, S.A. de C.V. in El Salvador, Fair Labor Association

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Interim Report: Third Party Complaint Regarding Gildan Dortex, Dominican Republic, Fair Labor Association

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Interim Report Update: Third Party Complaint Regarding Gildan Dortex, Dominican Republic, Fair Labor Association

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Justin Brands – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 13300821344J; November 2, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Kranos Corp (dba Schutt Sports) – Tracking Report – China Factory Code: 940015189HV; September 15, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Landau Uniforms – Tracking Report – Honduras Factory Code: 1310019550J; October 10 -11, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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Longaberger – Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 13400821345J; October 25, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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MeadWestvaco Consumer & Office Products Tracking Report – USA Factory Code: 450082881GV; May 19, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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MEJORANDO LA PROTECCION SOCIAL EN LA INDUSTRIA TEXTIL Y CALZADO, Fair Labor Association

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Nestlé Taps Fair Labor Association to Map Cocoa Supply Chain, Accelerate Progress in Eliminating Child Labor, Fair Labor Association

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Nike –Tracking Report – Indonesia Factory Code: 070033435J; December 20 – 22, 2011, Fair Labor Association

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North Pole US – Tracking Report – China Factory Code: 780015454HV; October 17, 2011, Fair Labor Association