Students and Scholars
Corporate Misbehaviour

The exploitation of Chinese workers of Nine Dragons Paper owned by the ‘richest woman’ Zhang Yin and the poor working conditions of four other HK-invested enterprises

Subsidizing Sweatshops: How our tax dollars fund the race to the bottom, and what cities and states can do

Clean Computers and Gadgets

“High Tech, No Rights?”- a new report on working conditions in China’s electronics factories

Investigative Reports

One year after the launch of the “High Tech – No Rights?” campaign, Bread for All, Swiss Catholic Lenten Fund and Students & Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior (SACOM) publish a new study on working conditions in the factories where our computers are made.
From the perspective of supply chain labor responsibility, the research team has been most interested in determining whether workers’ daily lives have improved. The researchers conducted independent surveys in seven factories in the cities of Shenzhen, Dongguan, and Zhongshan in Guangdong Province, southern China. These factories belong to FSP Group, Primax Electronics, Lite-On Group, Tyco Electronics and Volex Group. The research team also asked the concerned brand companies (Hewlett [...]