Tag: abuses

Was your fridge made with forced labour? These Canadian companies are importing goods from Chinese factories accused of serious human rights abuses

When the MSC Vega docked at the Port of Los Angeles on Nov. 12, among the thousands of shipping containers on board were more than 136 tonnes of cargo destined for The Brick, one of Canada’s largest furniture and appliance outlets. The 31 containers in that shipment held fridges sold under The Brick’s Brada label and made by Changhong Meiling… Read more →

British isles Govt announces business enterprise steps about Xinjiang human rights abuses

Today (12 January) the Overseas Secretary has declared a package deal of measures to help be certain that British organisations, irrespective of whether public or non-public sector, are not complicit in, nor profiting from, the human rights violations in Xinjiang. Evidence of gross human rights violations together with extra-judicial detention and compelled labour has been developing, which includes evidence from… Read more →