Research report on labour conditions in the Thai electronics sectorIn 2006, SOMO approached a number of Thai labour organisations to research labour conditions in the Thai electronics sector. This research is part of a broader program of SOMO to improve labour, environmental and social conditions in the electronics sector with the ultimate objective of poverty eradication and sustainable development. The program is financed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Netherlands, European Consumer organisations and European development organisations. read more less
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SOMO will today contribute to the hearing on international corporate social responsibility covenants in the Dutch House of Representatives. SOMO’s main emphasis is that a covenant policy by itself isn’t sufficient – more is required….