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  • IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative and Fairtrade sign global partnership for fair economic conditions

    Fairtrade and IDH – the Sustainable Trade Initiative have signed a partnership to accelerate joint work towards enabling living wages and income in food supply chains. Based on the belief…

    IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative and Fairtrade sign global partnership for fair economic conditions
  • Keep focusing on the big picture of improving wages

    The issue of living wages evokes strong emotions. Most people agree that decent work should be remunerated with wages that provide a decent livelihood. Advocates for a living wage in…

    Keep focusing on the big picture of improving wages
  • The way towards living wages and incomes in the food system 

    Not only is food a necessity of life, it is also a source of livelihoods for millions. However, many people working in the agricultural sector struggle to get by…

    The way towards living wages and incomes in the food system 
  • Private sector priorities at the UN Food Systems Pre-Summit

    At IDH – the Sustainable Trade Initiative, we bring all the parties in a value chain – public, private, but also civil society and knowledge institutions – to find the solutions together because we know that with incremental change we won’t get there.  

    Private sector priorities at the UN Food Systems Pre-Summit
  • Podcast: Eosta & IDH on Securing Living Wages

    In April of this year, 2021, 12 companies came together in a call to action to help eradicate poverty through a commitment to build a living wage economy together. IDH…

    Podcast: Eosta & IDH on Securing Living Wages
  • B4IG coalition welcomes the Call to Action on Living Wage

    The Business for Inclusive Growth (B4IG) Coalition pushes forward Living Wage as a corporate priority. In their board meeting on June 21, 2021, they adopted a statement calling to action…

    B4IG coalition welcomes the Call to Action on Living Wage
  • 5 best practices for closing the living wage gaps

    To support companies in realizing improvements to close the living wage gap in supply chains, IDH has identified five best practices. Find out more…

    5 best practices for closing the living wage gaps
  • Supermarkets provide insight into the living wage gap for their bananas

    The Dutch supermarkets under our Banana Retail Commitment on Living Wage have provided insight into the gap between current wages and the living wage. The participating…

    Supermarkets provide insight into the living wage gap for their bananas
  • Companies take action towards living wages

    Today IDH announced with global companies Aldi Nord, Aldi Sud, Eosta, Fyffes,…

    Companies take action towards living wages
  • Living Wage Summit

    During the Living Wage Summit we examined the broader context of poverty, economic inequality and how living wages can help companies contribute to reducing…

    Living Wage Summit