Evaluation of H&M Compliance with Corrective Action Plans for Strategic Suppliers in Bangladesh

Publication Date: 

October 1, 2015

The following report evaluates and analyzes publicly available information regarding the level of progress H&M has achieved in addressing safety hazards in its factories in Bangladesh. The data is derived from factory inspection reports and Corrective Action Plans (CAPs) publicly disclosed by the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh and posted on the organization’s website.

Comments to the National Ocean Council Committee on IUU Fishing and Seafood Fraud regarding identifying "at risk" species

Publication Date: 

September 11, 2015

The following comments address the request for input issued by the NOC Committee regarding draft principles for determining seafood species at risk of IUU fishing and seafood fraud and the draft list of “at risk” species.

Golden Veneer

Publication Date: 

June 21, 2015

Multiple reports have documented the failures of voluntary corporate social responsibility (CSR) codes in global supply chains, but less attention has been paid to how they have been implemented in the United States. This report is a case study of how McDonald’s Corporation implemented its Supplier Code of Conduct when it was alerted to violations of workers’ rights to freedom of association at one of its suppliers, Taylor Fresh Foods, commonly known as Taylor Farms.