Protecting Workers' Rights Worldwide

FLA signs MoU with The International Organization for Migration

CEO Sharon Waxman Interviewed on Through the Noise Podcast

Watch our documentary on reducing child labor in hazelnuts in Turkey

Watch our documentary on reducing child labor in hazelnuts in Turkey

A research report by the Fair Labor Association

Read our report on forced labor in the palm oil sector

University of Washington

Students and universities use buying power to support workers' rights


[es] Since 1999, FLA has helped improve the lives of millions of workers around the world. As a collaborative effort of socially responsible companies, colleges and universities, and civil society organizations, FLA creates lasting solutions to exploitative labor practices by offering tools and resources to companies, delivering training for factory workers and management, conducting due diligence through independent assessments, and advocating for greater accountability and transparency from manufacturers, factories and others involved in global supply chains.
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Which brands participate?

 Is your favorite brand a part of the FLA? Learn more about the conditions in factories where your clothing, electronics, food and other products are made.

Participating Companies »

Ensuring accountability

 FLA publishes reports on all assessments, complaints and investigations to ensure transparency and accountability.

Transparency »

Is your school involved?

 Together, FLA and its university affiliates promote the ethical production of collegiate products.

FLA affiliated universities »


 The FLA's Safeguard tools provide ways to address instances of significant or persistent non-compliance with the FLA Code.

Safeguards and Third Party Complaints »


Following an FLA assessment, Liz Claiborne works with a supplier factory to address health and safety issues and end harassment.

adidas and Nike work with a Vietnamese apparel supplier to prevent forced labor, respect freedom of association, and protect the health and safety of the factory's 2,275 workers following an FLA assessment.

EA works with a supplier factory in Mexico to protect worker health and safety and remedy issues related to wages and benefits following an FLA assessment.

SanMar Corporation works with supplier factory following an FLA assessment to ensure timely and accurate compensation for workers producing garments.