As the world confronts COVID-19 and Governments try to stop its spread, it is imperative that migrants - regardless of their migratory status - are included in efforts to stop the spread.
In December 2019, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) and Diginex, a blockchain financial services and technology company, launched IRIS SAFER, an innovative digital tool to promote human and labour rights of migrant workers.
Ho Chi Minh City – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and VF Corporation, a leading apparel, footwear and accessories company whose brands include Timberland and The North Face, have entered into a partnership to uphold migrant workers’ rights...
Strengthening capacity to improve transparency and ethical recruitment practices in Fast Retailing supply chain
Ho Chi Minh City - On 11-12 February 2020, IOM conducted a two-day training on ethical recruitment and foreign migrant worker vulnerabilities for Fast Retailing in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.
To promote cooperation and mutual assistance on ethical recruitment and protection of migrant workers in global supply chains, the International Organization...
Budapest - Samsung Electronics and IOM have hosted a workshop for Samsung’s Hungarian business partners on “Modern Slavery and Ethical Recruitment.”
A new report indicates that a significant share of child labour and human trafficking in global supply chains occurs at the their lower tiers, in activities such as raw material extraction and agriculture, making due diligence, visibility and traceability challenging.
Ho Chi Minh City - On 07 November 2019, IOM conducted a one-day training for adidas business partners on “Building Business Capacity to Address Modern Slavery in Operations and Supply Chains” in Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam.
25 October 2019, Kathmandu – Nepali government officials, private sector stakeholders and civil society representatives meeting in Kathmandu today acknowledged that ethical recruitment practices can play a key role in protecting migrant workers’ rights and...