WE Europe: A report on CSR policy and SA 8000SOMO is a centre for research on multinational corporations. SOMO has been critically following and researching development in the field of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and corporate accountability for many years. SOMO's expertise in this field lies primilary with labour standards, human rights and environmental issues in developing countries, and the ( inter)national initiatives that are being developed to improve corporate behaviour in these areas. This is done both through research into the actual practices of multinational corporations in developing countries, and by examining such issues as implementation, monitoring and independent verification of CSR standards. read more less
SOMO, as part of the Clean Clothes Campaign global network, is publishing a call to garment brands and manufacturers to condemn the military coup and support workers in Myanmar. We stand in solidarity with trade…
There is still plenty of room for improving the standards in the Agreement on Sustainable Garment and Textiles, concludes the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in a report published on 15 July 2020….