11 Principles Aiming at the Highest Labour Protection
The BSCI Code draws on important international labour standards protecting workers’ rights such as International Labour Organization (ILO) conventions and declarations, the United Nations (UN) Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights as well as guidelines for multinational enterprises of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
It sets out 11 core labour rights, which participants and their business partners commit to implementing within their supply chains in a step-by-step development approach.
Social Responsibility at the Core of Business
The Code of Conduct sets the approach undertaken by BSCI participants and their producers to incorporate social responsibility at the core of their business.