External Resources
CASE STUDIES

Agriculture:

 

Catholic Relief Services. Exploring Isolated Cases of Modern Slavery: Farmworker Protections and Labor Conditions in Brazil’s Coffee Sector. 2016.  
http://coffeelands.crs.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/CRS-Policy-Brief-Farmworker-Protections-and-Labor-Conditions-in-Brazil%E2%80%99s-Coffee-Sector.pdf

 

Humanity United. Free and Fair Labor in Palm Oil Production: Principles and Implementation Guidance. 2015.
http://www.humanityunited.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/PalmOilPrinciples_031215.pdf

 

International Labour Organization. Migrant Workers in Commercial Agriculture. 2016.
https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_protect/---protrav/---migrant/documents/publication/wcms_538710.pdf

 

On the Move Partnership. Who, How and How Much? Recruitment of Guatemalan Migrant Workers to Quebec. 2017.
http://www.onthemovepartnership.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/who-how-howmuch-Report-sm.pdf

 

Verité. Immigrant Workers in U.S. Agriculture: The Role of Labor Brokers in Vulnerability to Forced Labor. 2010.
http://helpwanted.verite.org/sites/default/files/images/HELP%20WANTED_A%20Verite%CC%81%20Report_Migrant%20Workers%20in%20the%20United%20States.pdf

 

Verité. Labor Rights Risks in the Guatemalan Sugar Sector. 2017.
https://www.verite.org/report-finds-labor-risks-in-the-guatemalan-sugar-sector/

 

Construction:

 

Human Rights Watch. Guidelines for a Better Construction Industry in the GCC: Code of Conduct for Construction Companies. 2015.
https://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/supporting_resources/2015.12.21.gcc_brochure_dec_2015.pdf

 

International Labour Organization. Brick by Brick: Unveiling the full picture of South Asia’s brick kiln industry and building the blocks for change. 2017.
http://www.ilo.org/global/topics/forced-labour/publications/WCMS_542925/lang--en/index.htm

 

International Trade Union Confederation. Hidden Faces of the Gulf Miracle. 2011.
http://www.ituc-csi.org/hidden-faces-of-the-gulf-miracle,9144

 

Manufacturing, Electronics and Electrical:

 

Verité. Forced Labor in the Production of Electronics Goods in Malaysia. 2014.
http://www.verite.org/sites/default/files/images/VeriteForcedLaborMalaysianElectronics2014.pdf

 
Manufacturing, Textile and Apparel:

 

Asia Foundation. Forced Labor and Child Trafficking in India’s Garment Sector. 2017. https://asiafoundation.org/2017/09/20/forced-labor-child-trafficking-indias-garment-sector/

 

Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD). Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Business Conduct: Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector. 2017.
https://mneguidelines.oecd.org/OECD-Due-Diligence-Guidance-Garment-Footwear.pdf

 

Extractives, Mining, and Metal:

 

Verité. The Nexus of Illegal Gold Mining and Human Trafficking in Global Supply Chains. 2016.
https://www.verite.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Verite-Report-Illegal_Gold_Mining-2.pdf

 

Fishing and Aquaculture:

 

Environmental Justice Foundation. Sold to the Sea: Human Trafficking in Thailand’s Fishing Industry. 2013.
https://ejfoundation.org/resources/downloads/Sold_to_the_Sea_report_lo-res-v2.compressed-2.compressed.pdf

 

Fishwise. Social Responsibility in the Global Seafood Industry. 2018.
https://fishwise.org/human-rights/social-responsibility-global-seafood-industry-background-resources/

 

Greenpeace. Turn The Tide: Human Rights Abuses and Illegal Fishing in Thailand’s Overseas Fishing Industry. 2016.
http://www.greenpeace.org/seasia/PageFiles/745330/Turn-The-Tide.pdf

 

Humanity United. Assessing Government and Business Responses to the Thai Seafood Crisis. 2016.
https://humanityunited.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/FF_HU_Assessing-Reponse_FINAL_US-copy.pdf

 

International Labour Organization. Fishers First; Good Practices to End Labour Exploitation at Sea. 2016.
http://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_norm/---declaration/documents/publication/wcms_515365.pdf

 

Forestry:

 

International Labour Organization. International Year of Forests 2011: What about the labour aspects of forestry? 2011.
https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_dialogue/---sector/documents/publication/wcms_160879.pdf

 

Oxfam. Pathways to Deforestation-Free Food: Developing supply chains free of deforestation and exploitation in the food and beverage sector. 2017. 
https://www.oxfamamerica.org/static/media/files/Deforestation_Free_Food.pdf

 

Healthcare:

 

Australian Nursing & Midwifery Federation. Do No Harm? Procurement of Medical Goods by Australian Companies and Government: Exploitation in Medical Goods Supply Chains. 2017.

http://www.anmf.org.au/documents/Do_No_Harm_Report.pdf

 

International Labour Organization. Improving employment and working conditions in health services. 2017. 
https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_dialogue/---sector/documents/publication/wcms_548288.pdf

 

Hospitality:

 

International Labour Organization. Migrant workers in the international hotel industry. 2012.

https://www.ilo.org/wcmsp5/groups/public/---ed_dialogue/---sector/documents/publication/wcms_180596.pdf

 

Housekeeping/Facilities:

 

Human Rights Watch. Abuse of Tanzanian Domestic Workers in Oman and United Arab Emirates. 2017. https://www.hrw.org/report/2017/11/14/working-robot/abuse-tanzanian-domestic-workers-oman-and-united-arab-emirates

 

Transportation and Warehousing:

 

International Labor Rights Forum. Modern-Day Servitude in U.S. Port Trucking: A Call to Retail Brands. 2018.

https://laborrights.org/PortStrike

 

Global Supply Chains, Recruitment, Trafficking:

 

Amnesty Nepal. The Debt Trap: How business and government undermine Nepali migrants’ efforts to escape poverty. 2017.
http://www.amnestynepal.org/downloads/news-files/websiteupdate.pdf

 

Christina Stringer. Worker Exploitation in New Zealand: A Troubling Landscape. The Human Trafficking Research Coalition.2016.
http://media.wix.com/ugd/2ffdf5_28e9975b6be2454f8f823c60d1bfdba0.pdf

 

Institute for Human Rights and Business. Fees and IDs: Tackling Recruitment fees and confiscation of workers’ passports. 2013.
http://www.ihrb.org/pdf/2013-09-06_IHRB_Fees-and-IDs-Report.pdf

 

Institute for Human Rights and Business. Corporate Liability for Forced Labour and Human Trafficking. October 2016. https://www.ihrb.org/uploads/reports/IHRB%2C_Corporate_Liability_for_Forced_Labour_and_Human_Trafficking%2C_Oct._2016.pdf

 

International Labour Organization. Global Estimates of Modern Slavery: Forced Labour and Forced Marriage. 2017.
http://www.ilo.org/global/publications/books/WCMS_575479/lang--en/index.htm

 

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). Ezeilo, Joy Ngozi. Human Trafficking & Global Supply Chains: A Background Paper Prepared for the expert meeting convened by the UN Special Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons. 2012.
http://www.ohchr.org/Documents/Issues/Trafficking/Consultation/2012/BackgroundPaper.pdf

 

Polaris Project. Labor Trafficking in the U.S.: A Closer Look at Temporary Work Visas.
http://polarisproject.org/sites/default/files/Temp%20Visa_v5%20%281%29.pdf

 

The Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime. Connecting human trafficking and conflict. 2017.
http://globalinitiative.net/human-trafficking-conflict/

 

Verité. Corruption & Labor Trafficking in Global Supply Chains. 2013.
https://www.verite.org/sites/default/files/images/WhitePaperCorruptionLaborTrafficking.pdf

 

Yale Law School International Human Rights Clinic, ACLU. Victims of Complacency: The Ongoing Trafficking and Abuse of Third Country Nationals by U.S. Government Contractors. 2012.
http://www.aclu.org/files/assets/hrp_traffickingreport_web_0.pdf