• Mon, 03/16/2015 - 17:07

    Since its initiation in June 2014, CAPS has provided direct benefits to the supply chain factories in the areas of young worker engagement, management training, parental guidance and child labor remediationby identifying, licensing and equipping qualified Guangdong service providers (labor organizations and NGOs) with standardized trainings that are then taught in workshops in local factories.

    CAPS objective

  • Fri, 02/13/2015 - 18:29

    [Video] Guangdong News on Young Worker Study

  • Tue, 02/03/2015 - 14:53

    Staying on: A Study on Young Workers in Electronic Industry

    Young Workers (aged 16-25) currently form nearly half of the workforce in the electronics manufacturing industry. Their effective management – with an aim at retention and successful skill development – is recognized as a growing challenge to efficient supply chain operations.

    Just as relevant, is the growing reliance of factories on student workers (58% of surveyed factories currently hire student workers) who form the most vulnerable demographic in need of dedicated support.

  • Thu, 05/15/2014 - 14:52

    In tribute to all working parents separated from their children we present a short film to bring to life the numbers and facts from our groundbreaking research They are Also Parents launched in 2014. 

  • Mon, 05/05/2014 - 10:20

    The Global Child Forum 2014 was held in April at the Swedish Royal Palace. It was the fourth forum for children's rights and this year's theme was Partnerships for children's rights-today and for the future. In connection with the event, Global Child Forum launched a new research that has been conducted together with the Boston Consulting Group. The study is an assessment of how more than 1000 publicly listed companies address and incorporate children’s rights in their business strategy and operations. The studyis based on publicly available information found in reports and on corporate websites.

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