Action Center

Replace NAFTA - End the Corporate Power Grab

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has meant job loss, the degradation of local economies in all three member countries — the U.S., Canada and Mexico — and increased power for multinational corporations. And there are no indications...

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RSPO: Suspend Indofood!

The Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) is the global certification body for “sustainable” palm oil. If a big name brand, like PepsiCo, Unilever, or Mondelez claims it is using sustainable palm oil, it almost certainly means RSPO oil. ILRF...

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Anti-fraud protest in Honduras. Photo by Giorgio Trucchi.

Call on Congress to Support the Democratic Rights of the Honduran People

We must not stand idly by as the elections are being stolen from the Honduran people!

Since the November 26 presidential elections, tens of thousands of Hondurans took to the streets to protest voter fraud and escalating state-sponsored...

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Cambodian Human Rights Defender Under Threat

Moeun Tola, the Director of the Center for Alliance of Labor and Human Rights (CENTRAL), ILRF’s longtime partner in Cambodia, is facing falsified and politically motivated allegations in an attempt to undermine the work of his grassroots...

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Colombia: Protect Human Rights Defenders

On July 1, Alberto Román Acosta González, president of the Guacarí branch of Colombia’s National Union of Agricultural Workers (SINTRAINAGRO), was gunned down by two hired men while watching his son play soccer. For over ten years, Alberto fought...

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Gaspar Matalaev reporting on Turkmenistan's cotton harvest.

Free Gaspar Matalaev: Imprisoned for documenting forced and child labor

Alternative Turkmenistan News (ATN) reporter Gaspar Matalaev remains imprisoned on false charges of fraud, despite multiple promises to his family that he would be released. Matalaev was arrested the night of October 4, 2016, two days after his...

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End Persecution of Labor Activists

The minimum wage in Bangladesh's garment industry is equal to just US$67 a month. This wage has been fixed since 2013. Meanwhile the cost of living has increased dramatically: over 6% per year since 2013. Workers who already couldn't cover basic...

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Chipotle: Stop abuses in your supply chain!

Chipotle claims to serve “Food with Integrity.” Yet Chipotle sources produce from Taylor Farms — the largest fresh-cut produce supplier in America — which has abused, threatened and endangered hundreds of mostly...

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PepsiCo: Fix the problems in your palm oil supply chain!

An animated video from ILRF, Rainforest Action Network and Indonesian ally OPPUK shows the devestation that exploitative conditions on palm...

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Forced labor in Uzbekistan

World Bank and ILO: Hold Uzbekistan Accountable for Use of Forced Labor!

Host a Screening of "The Dark Side of Chocolate"

Raise awareness about child labor and trafficking in the cocoa industry by hosting a screening of the documentary The Dark Side of Chocolate in your community.