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Day: October 14, 2019

Global network of BHP workers launch campaign against outsourcing

Outsourcing is a ghost that haunts BHP’s permanent workforce across the world. In a bid to cut labour costs, the mining giant is replacing permanent workers with temporary contracts. BHP employs around 260,000 permanent workers and 34,500 outsourced workers. Wanting…

ACT brands adopt accountability on purchasing practices

ACT (Action, Collaboration, Transformation) is a ground-breaking agreement between global brands and retailers and trade unions to transform garment, textile and footwear industry and achieve living wages for workers through collective bargaining at industry level linked to purchasing practices. Based…