Inhalt Footer

Tricky Footwork. The Struggle for Labour Rights in the Chinese Footwear Industry

This factsheet takes a closer look at labour rights in the Chinese footwear industry and the current situation of workers in the footwear sector. Labour law violations are still a common phenomenon in the Chinese footwear industry. The people who work at the factories that supply european brands told of, among other infringements, low wages, involuntary overtime, insufficient protection from health and safety risks, state violence to suppress strikes, unpaid social insurance contributions and insufficient severance payments.

Artikelnummer:  2016-35
Erscheinungsjahr: 2016
Umfang: 4 Seiten 
Autor*innen: Anton Pieper