KnowTheChain is a resource for companies and investors to understand and address forced labor risks within their global supply chains. Through benchmarking current corporate practices and providing practical resources that enable companies to operate more transparently and responsibly, KnowTheChain drives corporate action while also informing investor decisions. KnowTheChain is committed to helping companies make an impact in their efforts to address forced labor.


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Construction Sector

In response to the high risk of forced labor in construction, KnowTheChain has published guidance for investors which provides insight into the systemic forced labor risks in the sector. It sets out what industry and companies are doing so far to address the risks of forced labor in construction supply chains and makes recommendations as to what steps investors can take to drive company action in the sector.


See the 2018 ICT Benchmark


An estimated 24.9 million people are victims of forced labor today. Companies can be a powerful force in changing the conditions under which people labor within their supply chains.

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