Private Sector Voluntary Initiatives on Labor Standards

Abstract

This paper will consider the role and functioning of private sector initiatives that are voluntarily adopted by companies in order to uphold, monitor and improve labour standards and working conditions in global supply chains, through activities such as corporate codes of conduct, guidelines, recommendations and rules.

Citation

Newitt, K. Private Sector Voluntary Initiatives on Labor Standards. The World Bank, Washington DC, USA (2012) 42 pp.

Help us improve GOV.UK

Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.