Anti-Sweatshop Organizations

Sweatfree Campaigns
Education and Worker Solidarity Organizations:   Americas  Asia  Europe


Sweatfree Campaigns

Clean Clothes Campaign
European network of national networks against sweatshops.
011-31-20-4122785

Coalition québécoise contre les ateliers de misère
Québec anti-sweatshop coalition based in Montréal.
514-383-2266

Green America
Empowering consumers and investors to call for an end to sweatshops.
800-58-GREEN

Global Exchange
Sweatfree, Fair Trade, and peace campaigns, speakers, global economy education.
415-558-6938

Maquila Solidarity Network (Canada)
Canadian anti-sweatshop network.
416-532-8584

Musicians Against Sweatshops
Musicians and fans who are intent on driving sweatshops out
of the music business.
877-992-7827

Presbyterian Hunger Program, PC (USA)
Educates people about sweatshops and where to purchase “sweatshop free” clothes.
800-334-0434

Progressive Jewish Alliance
Inter-generational membership organization that supports organizing for sweatfree purchasing policies.
323-761-8350

Rugmark
Carpet labeling program and rehabilitation centers for former child laborers in India, Pakistan and Nepal.
202-347-4205

SweatFree Communities
Nationwide network for local action against sweatshops.
207-262-7277

United Students Against Sweatshops
Network of student activists on over 200 campuses organizing
for sweatfree licensing policies.
202-NO-SWEAT

UNITE HERE!
Teaching resources on sweatshops, child labor, and anti-sweatshop
legislation.
212-265-7000

Worker Rights Consortium
Assists in the enforcement of institutional sweatfree codes of conduct.
202-387-4884


Education and Worker Solidarity Organizations

Americas

BehindTheLabel.org
International sweatshop news and anti-sweatshop campaigns.
212-265-7000

Campaign for Labor Rights
Mobilizing grassroots support to promote economic and social justice.
202-544-9355

Coalition for Justice in the Maquiladoras
Supporting struggles for social, economic and environmental justice in the maquilas.
210-732-8957

Educating for Justice, Inc.
Develops, produces and distributes social justice-oriented programming to educational marketplace.
732-988-7322

International Labor Rights Fund
Advocacy organization dedicated to achieving just and humane treatment for workers.
202-347-4100

Jewish Labor Committee
Links the Jewish community and the trade union movement.
212-477-0707

National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice
Mobilizes the religious community on issues and campaigns that help workers.
773-728-8400

National Labor Committee
Campaigns and reports on sweatshops, listed by company and by country.
212-242-3002

National Mobilization Against Sweatshops
New York workers membership organization taking back the right to control work, health, time, and lives.
718-625-9091

Solidarity Center
Assists workers around the world struggling to build democratic and independent trade unions.
202-778-4500

STITCH
U.S. women’s network in support of Central American sweat-shop workers’ rights.
202-265-3790

U.S. Labor Education in the Americas Project
Supports economic justice for workers in Central America, Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, and Mexico.
773-262-6502


Asia and the Pacific

Asia Monitor Resource Center
Focuses on promoting democratic labor movements in Asia and the Pacific.

China Labour Bulletin
Reports on labor concerns in China.

Chinese Working Women Network
Supports and empowers Chinese migrant working women.

Globalization Monitor
Non-profit based in Hong Kong that promotes awareness on negative effects of globalization.

Hong Kong Christian Industrial Committee
Empowers workers, acts as a policy watch-dog, and promotes independent trade union movements.

No Sweat Shop Label and Homeworkers Code of Practice
Corporate code of conduct to eliminate sweatshop conditions in Australia.

Students and Scholars Against Corporate Misbehavior
Monitors and campaigns against violations of worker’s rights, health, safety, welfare, and dignity in China.

Thai Labour Campaign
Covers labor disputes, worker rights campaigns and labor law in Thailand.

Transnationals Information Exchange - Asia
Information on garment worker struggles in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Thailand and Indonesia.

Womyn's Agenda for Change
Works for grassroots empowerment of women in Cambodia.


Europe

Clean Clothes Campaign
European network of national networks against sweatshops.
+31-20-4122785