Online petition against exploitation in computer production
Today, Procure IT Fair is launching an online petition calling on institutes of higher education in Europe to take up sustainable procurement of computers. The global electronics industry in characterised by serious labour issues. A demanding work load, long working days and forced overtime are frequently reported, in combination with low wages and lack of freedom of association.
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Procure IT Fair is a consortium of European civil society organisations that promotes sustainable public procurement of IT hardware as a tool to improve working conditions, human rights and environmental protection in the global electronics supply chain.