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NEWS: Responsible Recruitment Toolkit (RRT) publishes independent impact assessment findings

The Responsible Recruitment Toolkit (RRT) has today published the findings of an independent impact assessment undertaken in late 2021. The assessment was carried out to assess the impact of the Responsible Recruitment Toolkit Sponsor Programme. Through the programme, suppliers and labour providers/recruiters in Sponsors’ supply chains benefit from an online tool, training and practical resources… Read more »

PRESS RELEASE: Natura &Co demonstrates leading commitment to the responsible recruitment of workers

Natura &Co, which encompasses four purpose-led beauty brands Avon, Natura, The Body Shop and Aesop, has today announced an exceptional package of support for its supply chain to embed responsible recruitment practices. Recruitment and the supply of temporary, contract and seasonal labour have been identified as presenting amongst the greatest worker exploitation risks in supply… Read more »

NEWS: Exploitative recruitment practices uncovered in research on palm oil sector

A new report from the Fair Labor Association (FLA), commissioned by The Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF) Palm Oil Working Group, uncovered several indicators of forced labour, including high recruitment fees in the palm oil industry in Indonesia and Malaysia. “Malaysia and Indonesia are leading producers of palm oil, together accounting for 86 percent of global production… Read more »