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Fair WAGE NETWORK WORKSHOP

NGO’s tools and initiatives to address wages along the supply chain


What?

Coming together with peer organisations concerned with increasing wage levels in the supply chain

Who?
This is a small-scale gathering of initiatives dedicated to improving wages and working conditions (monitoring, verification, certification organisations )

Why?
Share tools and activities, discuss recent experiences, identify remaining gaps and potential areas for cooperation

Where?
Geneva, John Knox Centre (a map will be sent to you)

When?
7 May, 11:00-17:30


PROGRAMME


7 May 2012

11.00-11.20

FWN/FLA; Better Work and BSCI

Introduction

11.20-13.00 Discussion 1:

Tools and experiences on wage issues along the supply chain The different participants will be asked to give a contribution of 10mns (PPT possible and access to internet) on the following two series of questions:

 

  • What experiences and tools does your organisation have in place?
  • What are the main learnings in applying those tools so far?
    Discussion
  • What positive impact have you achieved?
  • What are remaining challenges?
    Discussion

 

13.00-14.30 Lunch

14.30-15.40 Discussion 2: How to extend existing efforts and fill remaining gaps?

Brainstorming and open discussion

15.40-16.00 Coffee break

16.00-17.30 Concluding session: Building synergy on wage issues: How to strengthen cooperation and develop common initiatives