Decent Work Toolkit for
Sustainable Procurement

The purpose of this toolkit is to enable procurement staff and their suppliers to take action to improve labour conditions for supply chain workers.



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Tool 1

The Importance of Decent Work
for All

Explore how procurement practices and decisions can impact working conditions in global supply chains and why supporting decent work is important for buyers.

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Tool 2

Communicating Decent Work to Suppliers

Learn how buyers can effectively communicate the importance of decent work to suppliers and gather feedback on the impact of buying practices.

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Tool 3

Embedding Decent Work in Corporate Processes

Explore different approaches to help strengthen procurement teams’ capabilities to promote decent work in supply chains.

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Learn More

Decent work for all is key for the achievement of sustainable development. Learn what decent work is and what it means for business.

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Case Studies

Explore practical examples of how companies have developed sustainable procurement practices to advance decent work in their supply chains.

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Take advantage of freely available self-learning courses and tools on decent work-related topics.