Other People Matter (Solidarity)

Enables and welcomes public scrutiny of the alignment between stated purpose and actual performance

  • Is there a forum / fora for debate about progress on the journey with interested parties?
  • Is there sufficient challenge / evidence from independent and qualified commentators on all aspects of the journey?
  • A clothing brand took very seriously the allegations that the duck down in its supply chain was collected in a way that caused great distress to the ducks. Within two years the charity that was originally critical had given the company one of its highest acclaims for ethical sourcing of duck down.
  • After allegations of sexual harassment and abuse in their supply chain in Kenya, one company rolled out human rights training to Kenyan managers and employees, appointed a dedicated welfare manager for the site in question, and initiated a welfare committee.