Martje Theuws specialises in research into human rights and labour rights issues in the global textile and garment industry. Martje works with partner organisations from (amongst others) India, Myanmar and Bangladesh to expose corporate policies and practices that lead to the systemic violation of the rights of workers in the textile and garment industry.

Martje previously served as coordinator of the MVO Platform, a coalition of trade unions and NGOs in the Netherlands working on corporate accountability.

Martje holds a Master’s degree in Cultural Anthropology from Utrecht University.