Whether you’re looking for child labour expertise in India, social auditors in China or an HSE trainer in Kenya, joining the Local Resources Network will give you access to a rapidly growing database of specialist, on-the-ground advisors who can increase your company’s effectiveness in improving working conditions.
And if you’re an organisation or individual based in a sourcing country with expertise in workers’ rights and ethical trade, you can showcase your capabilities and experience to a global audience and get in touch with multinational companies and organisations keen to work with local advisors.
Many fruitful partnerships have already been forged on a wide variety of projects, from assessing risk in new sourcing countries to resolving major issues for workers.
"We have used the Local Resources Network to find local partners in many countries and have been pleased with their professionalism and quality of output."
Louise Nicholls, Head of Responsible Sourcing, Marks & Spencer
"It is impossible to do a decent job of mapping and improving working conditions without the social and cultural knowledge that local organisations possess."
Tone Cecilie Lie, CSR Manager, The Euro Sko Group