Unit 7, Lecture 1 - Promoting ILS in Global Supply Chains: the way forward
Power relations between capital and labor have become more unequal due to the increase in global supply chains. Despite many initiatives decent work deficits and governance gaps continue to exist.
- better enforcement of existing law and regulations
- empowerment and better protection of workers / trade unions
- need awareness and knowledge about existing instruments
- global binding instrument
Due to its global mandate, expertise and experience in the world of work, the ILO, in collaboration with its Members is best placed to lead global action for decent work in global supply chains.