Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector

Labor rights in Pakistan’s cotton value chain: harnessing technology to eliminate child and forced labor

Feb 25, 2022 | 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM

Side Sessions 2


by ELEVATE Ltd In response to growing demands by regulators, brands, workers and consumers that their garments not be made with child labor or forced labor, various actors are developing a wide range of approaches to ensure verification. This session will discuss the upcoming testing of a newly tailored protocol and traceability tool for Pakistan’s cotton supply chain that draws from best practices for improved due diligence and scalable platforms.