Abuse of migrant workers in Thai Chicken production

The four major companies producing broiler chicken in Thailand have been shown to violate labour rights in the production facilities. The companies Charoen Pokphand Foods PCL, Laemthong Corporation Group, Centaco Group and Saha Farms Group are found to have in particular, violated the rights of vulnerable migrant workers in the industry.

An investigation by Finnwatch in September 2015 looked at six large factories in six Thai provinces.   ... →

Child labour in Mexican Agriculture on the Agenda

In some countries it is better known and researched that children are used as cheap labour. Cases like the cocoa plantations of Nestlé’s suppliers in Côte d’Ivoire, or in cobalt mining in the DRC are abundantly known. Now a report by the DPA newschannel on child labour in Mexico is bringing the wider issue into focus.   ... →