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new human rights regulation
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Magnus Piotrowski
The SCDDA & UFLPA: A New Era of Human Rights Regulation

We explore the new human rights regulations impacting businesses.

6 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery
UFLPA will help mitigate risks of human rights abuse like sweatshop labor.
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
Connecting the Dots Between Trade Compliance, the UFLPA & Sustainability

On June 21, 2022, the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA) came into ...

6 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Supply Chain Sustainability
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
Go Deeper into Your Supply Chain to Reduce Human Rights Risks

How deep must you go into your supply chain to understand where your risk l ...

6 min read
Human Trafficking & Slavery, Supply Chain Sustainability
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Ashley Woods
Taking Action on World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

July 30 is World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. This day, which was pr ...

3 min read
Corporate, ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
UK & Canada Latest Countries to Ban Xinjiang Labor

During the week of January 11, the UK and Canadian governments condemned Uy ...

4 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
Lessons Learned From Australia’s First Modern Slavery Statements

In November 2020, the Australian Border Force (ABF) released the first set ...

4 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery
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Sarah Carpenter
Forced Labor Exploitation in Xinjiang: U.S. Issues Detention Order on Goods

Across the world, governing bodies are putting pressure on companies to dri ...

5 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System
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Travis Miller
Planning for 2021: Key Compliance Factors to Prepare For

In compliance, each year brings new challenges and opportunities, and while ...

7 min read
Conflict Minerals, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Product Compliance, REACH, RoHS
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Tristan Worden
Human Rights Due Diligence Requirements for Companies

On November 29, 2020, the people of Switzerland participated in a referendu ...

4 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System, Supply Chain Sustainability
Overhead view of a palm tree forest
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Sarah Carpenter
Global Forced Labor: U.S. Government Continues Record-Setting Enforcement

Since the Tariff Act of 1930 came into force, the U.S. has prohibited the i ...

5 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System
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Sarah Carpenter
U.S. Government Moves Closer to Blocking All Goods From China’s Xinjiang Province

The U.S. House of Representatives voted 4063 in favor of the Uyghur Forced ...

5 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System
Textile production workers in a factory
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
New Measures Strengthening UK Modern Slavery Act Announced

At the end of September, 2020, the UK government announced it will introduc ...

3 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Supply Chain Sustainability
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Jared Connors
Third-Party Due Diligence

Complex products are made from parts and materials taken from many sources, ...

3 min read
Corporate, ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery
Close-up shot of clothes hangers in a retail environment
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Sarah Carpenter
Human Trafficking Found in Xinjiang Supply Chains

With the demand for supply chain transparency and ethical business practice ...

4 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Supply Chain Sustainability
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Dr. Abiola Okpechi
USMCA and Forced Labor: Requirements for Companies

After nearly two years of negotiation between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada, ...

5 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System, Trade Compliance, USMCA
Textile production workers in a factory
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Sarah Carpenter
Coronavirus Impact on Business & Labor Rights

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread in most areas of the worl ...

4 min read
ESG, Human Trafficking & Slavery, Labour Standards Assurance System