Title How do we ensure global supply chains are fair to local companies, protect the environment and respect the rights of workers? Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet The Guardian Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 21/02/14 Description Supply chains are increasingly scrutinised and expected to meet multiple objectives. Consumers want access to products at affordable prices, and retailers want to make profits.
On top of that, there's growing recognition that supply chains also need to be fair to producers, and environmentally sound.
With supply chains stretching around the world in often long and complex forms, the challenge is about achieving transparency at every stage and sustainability for everyone involved. How do we do it?
Producer/Author Caspar van Vark URL https://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2014/feb/21/making-supply-chains-work-for-producers-and-consumers Persons Stephanie Barrientos
Research Beacons, Institutes and Platforms
- Global inequalities
- Global Development Institute
- Work and Equalities Institute