Students and Scholars
Against
Corporate Misbehaviour

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[Joint Statement] Go Beyond a Short-term Improvement in UNIQLO’s suppliers

11 February 2015

[Joint Statement] Go Beyond a Short-term Improvement in UNIQLO’s suppliers 

Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehaviour (SACOM) and Human Rights Now (HRN), together with other Japan based CSOs, have organized a series of public events such as press conferences[1] and seminars[2] in Japan to raise public awareness of the issue of labour rights violation by UNIQLO’s [...]

[Open Letter] Not only not perfect: aware of wrongs, yet unwilling to change — An open letter from the iLabour Action Group to Foxconn Technology Group

iLabour Action Group (formerly The new generation migrant workers concern programme” research team) has released a statement to respond to the recent statement by Foxconn Technology Group to All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) to excuse its labour rights violations. Below is the English translation of the statement.

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Not only not perfect: aware of wrongs, yet unwilling to change

South China Morning Post: Uniqlo’s Hong Kong-listed suppliers ‘putting workers lives in danger’

Uniqlo’s Hong Kong-listed suppliers ‘putting workers lives in danger’

Firms manufacturing products for Japanese fashion brand accused of substandard working conditions and endangering employees’ health

PUBLISHED : Monday, 12 January, 2015, 4:49am
UPDATED : Monday, 12 January, 2015, 9:42am

Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com

 

[Statement] Clean Clothes from UNIQLO now! UNIQLO should improve the working conditions of the suppliers in China immediately!

[Statement] Clean Clothes from UNIQLO now! UNIQLO should improve the working conditions of the suppliers in China immediately! 

Today, we are at the UNIQLO store in Festival Walk to launch our latest investigative report on the working conditions of UNIQLO’s suppliers in China, and to protest against UNIQLO for its failure to closely monitor the suppliers closely, thus harming the labour rights of Chinese garment workers. From July to November in 2014, with the support of Tokyo-based international organization Human Rights Now (HRN) and local labour organization Labour Action China (LAC), SACOM investigated two suppliers of UNIQLO in China, namely Pacific Textiles Ltd (1382.HK) (hereafter Pacific) and Dongguan Luen Thai Garment Co. [...]

OPEN LETTER TO UNIQLO and G2000

OPEN LETTER TO UNIQLO and G2000

Urge for actively shouldering corporate social responsibility

Respect workers’ rights and dignity

 24 December 2014

On 17 December 2014, Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM) initiated a solidarity action in front of the store of G2000 and UNIQLO in Festival Walk to support the strikers in the Shenzhen Artigas Clothing & Leatherware factory, together with representatives from other groups care about the well-being of Chinese workers, such as Globalization Monitor (GM), Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union (HKCTU), Hong Kong Liaison Office of the International Trade Union Confederation (IHLO). We protested [...]