Chapter V.1-d: Forced labour

Contribute to the elimination of all forms of forced or compulsory labour and take adequate steps to ensure that forced or compulsory labour does not exist in their operations;


All Cases  Closed Cases   Overdue Cases (more than 12 months)
Title sort up sort down Issue Host Country(s) Lead NCP Date submitted NCP Decision Current status sort up sort down Duration sort up sort down Positive outcome
Holcim Group V Pragatisheel Cement Shramik Sangh (PCSS) and International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers' Unions (now IndustriALL)

Precarious work; reprisal against workers for fighting for their rights; harrassment of trade unionists; right to join a trade union; right to collective bargaining.

India

Switzerland NCP


07/01/2012

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 18/12/2014
153 weeks and 5 days
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América Móvil S.A.B. de C.V. V UNI Global Union, UNT, STRM, SITCOM and FESC

Unfair dismissal of trade unionists; trade union and human rights

El Salvador
Guatemala
Nicaragua

Mexico NCP


21/09/2011

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 01/06/2012
36 weeks and 2 days
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Abbott Pharmaceuticals V Korean Confederation of Trade Unions (KCTU)

Not known

South Korea

South Korea NCP


16/10/2009

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 01/03/2011
71 weeks and 4 days
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Daewoo and Korea Gas Corporation V Shwe Gas Campaign

Forced Labour in Burma

Burma

South Korea NCP


29/10/2008

Rejected

Closed

Closed on 27/11/2008
29 days
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Lafarge Group V Korean Chemical and Textile Workers Federation (KCTF)

Union-busting/anti-union behaviour/outsourcing

South Korea

South Korea NCP


01/10/2006

Accepted

Closed

Duration not known
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Life Uniform V UNITE-HERE and CATY

Safety standards, minimum wage

Mexico

US NCP


12/07/2004

No Decision

No Information

Duration so far 775 weeks and 2 days
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Dutch Travel Agencies V FNV and CNV

Forced labour in Burma

Burma

Netherlands NCP


27/11/2002

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 01/04/2004
70 weeks and 1 days
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Ivanhoe Mines Ltd (Burma) V Canadian Labour Congress (CLC)

Forced labour in Burma, environmental damage

Burma

Canada NCP


01/11/2002

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 01/02/2006
169 weeks and 5 days
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IHC Caland (Burma) V FNV and CNV

Forced labour in Burma and human rights

Burma

Netherlands NCP


23/07/2001

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 01/07/2004
153 weeks and 3 days
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US Companies in Burma V AFL-CIO

Forced labour

Burma

US NCP


01/05/2001

No Decision

No Information

Duration so far 942 weeks and 1 days
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Total FinalElf and Accor Hotels V CFDT, FO and UNSA

Investment in Burma

Burma

France NCP


01/03/2001

Accepted

Closed

Closed on 28/03/2002
56 weeks and 0 days
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