COVID-19 Report – Olam Hazelnut Supply Chain, Sakarya and Duzce, Turkey

The FLA collected information about the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic in Olam’s hazelnut supply chain in Sakarya and Duzce, Turkey during 2020.

The FLA designed the COVID-19 focused assessment to measure the heightened risks at the farm level for workers and their families, especially in the areas of changing workers’ demographics, risks for migrant workers, increased expenses to seek job opportunities due to heightened travel costs, COVID-19 related health risks and workers’ access to grievance mechanisms and public services. 

The report presents the findings from the assessment conducted in Olam’s hazelnut supply chain in Turkey from August 24 to 27, 2020.