Viewing all content tagged: Forced Labor

Use the form to filter results

Search by Keyword

Type

Date Range

Issue

Updates on Forced Labor in the XUAR

Country: China
Issues: Forced Labor

To: WRC Affiliate Universities and Colleges From: Scott Nova Date: March 10, 2020 Re: Updates on Forced Labor in the XUAR I want to share several updates concerning forced labor in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region: Along with the leading independent researcher on human rights in the XUAR, Dr. Adrian Zenz, the WRC has sent…

New Report on Forced Uyghur Labor

Country: China
Issues: Forced Labor

To: WRC Affiliate Universities and Colleges From: Scott Nova Date: March 2, 2020 Re: New Report on Forced Uyghur Labor There was extensive media coverage this weekend of a new report, by an Australian research group, connecting Nike and other brands to factories in China employing Uyghur workers under conditions that strongly indicate forced labor….

Combatting Forced Labor and Enforcing Workers’ Rights Using the Tariff Act

Country: China
Issues: Forced Labor, Tariff Act

By the International Labor Rights Forum – The U.S. has one of the most powerful tools for preventing the import of goods made by forced labor: the Tariff Act. Yet, Section 307 of the Tariff Act is rarely enforced. In its new report released today – “Combatting Forced Labor and Enforcing Workers’ Rights Using the…