Tim Newman, Campaigns Assistant, International Labor Rights Forum
Check out the video below from the Environmental Justice Foundation (EJF) about child labor in the cotton industry in Uzbekistan.
Keep reading to find out more about the situation and to watch another video!
The International Labor Rights Forum has been working to stop child labor in the cotton industry for years. To find out more about labor and environmental abuses in Uzbekistan's cotton industry, check out this report titled White Gold: The Trust Cost of Cotton by EJF. The video below covers the wide range of issues addressed in the report.
Remember to ask companies you buy from where they get their cotton and how they ensure that workers' rights are protected!