Brooklyn Manufacturing achieves FLA accreditation
Dallas Cowboys Merchandising, Ltd. achieves FLA accreditation
New FLA President Sharon Waxman outlines three broad goals for the Fair Labor Association in 2016:
1) Strengthening Our Core Work
2) Building Toward the Future
3) Outward-Facing Initatives
"With a solid foundation of strang leadership and the indefatigable energy of the staff, the FLA is ready to ... build on the work of the past, and to usher in new ideas, new partnerships, and new ways of working together to advance the common goalswe share of improving working condiitions worldwide," says Waxman.
Workers protest exclusion from minimum-wage-setting in Indonesia
In June 2013, the Dutch government, civil society organizations, and industry representatives collectively developed an action plan to improve the social, structural, ecological and economic conditions in global garment and textile supply chains.