Save the Children and Ufadhili Trust released the findings of a survey titled “Rethinking Parenting for Economic Migrants in East Africa: CSR Perspectives.” The survey, which displays striking parallels to a study conducted by CCR CSR on migrant parents in China, focuses on the private sector in Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda, and delves into the impact of parental migration on the parents themselves.
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 16:26
Wed, 05/06/2015 - 10:40
The rise of illegal, foreign workers in China has been well documented by local media over the years, and this phenomenon is showing no sign of abating. Faced with growing labor shortages, major manufacturing hubs like Guangdong are most susceptible to falling into this illegal hiring trap.
Wed, 04/29/2015 - 09:20
Principle 3 of the Children's Rights and Business Principles (CRBP) indicates that all businesses should provide decent work for young workers, parents and caregivers. This webinar, organized by the UN Global Compact in New York, will explore how companies can commit to supporting children’s rights by paying particular attention to the rights of young workers – who are above the minimum age of employment – as well as parents and caregivers.
Thu, 04/09/2015 - 17:22
The Communist Party of China and the State Council published a new set of guidelines on improving labor relations on April 8. According to Xinhuanet, the guidelines state that China will take steps to improve the wage payment system to ensure that employees are paid on time and in full.
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 14:15
Each year, Disney publishes a report about its corporate citizenship efforts in order to promote transparency and uphold its reputation as one of the most trusted and admired companies in the world. Its 2014 Citizenship Report was recently published, summarizing the company’s accomplishments in 2014 and goals for the future.