Issue date
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
About this resource

Have you ever stopped to think about those workers who supply your organisation with goods and services? Do they have the same rights as you?

By thinking beyond your immediate workplace and about who produces the goods around you, you can help improve the working lives of others.

Workers talking

Ethical trade can be used as a vehicle for change, both at home and further afield. It can help raise awareness of working conditions and unite your colleagues around a cause to bring about change.

In this eNote, you will learn about why an ethical supply chain is important and how it can make a difference to working people in that supply chain. You can use ethical trade as a talking point to increase interest in the union.

Find out more.

What's an eNote?

eNotes are short, interactive, online resources to help you keep up to date on key workplace issues. This one will take you about 20 minutes to complete.