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Open letter condemns conviction of Hall

An open letter to Thai Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha condemns the conviction of labor activist Andy Hall. The letter was published on December 10, the International Human Rights Day,…Read more

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World’s First Video Streaming Service for Language Development

In conjunction with the Social Innovation Summit October 25 to 26, the app SVT Språkplay (Swedish Television Language TV) was released—a separate video streaming app with interactive subtitles to fifteen common immigrant languages….Read more

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Axfoundation Participant at the Social Responsibility Day 2016

The conference Social Responsibility Day 2016 will help you practically and strategically handle social responsibility as a part of your sustainability efforts. You will recive valuable global news and listen to leading experts…Read more

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IP Standard for Working Conditions

On October 25 a Swedish certification for decent working conditions within crop and animal production was launched. The standard has been developed in a collaboration between industry players following an initiative…Read more

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Broadened Networks Benefit All

Did you know that 7 out of 10 jobs are mediated through people we know? In other words, the networks we’re in are decisive for our professional life. Yrkesdörren (Swedish for “Occupation…Read more

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The Industry Discusses Migrant Workers in Thailand

In late September, Axfoundation invited journalist and researcher Andy Hall to a first Swedish industry meeting on migrant workers in Thailand. The International Organization for Migration, the Business Social Compliance Initiative,…Read more

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Web-based Sustainability Education at 95 Companies

This past year, Axel Johnson International has taken several important steps in its work towards sustainability. With 95 companies spread across 25 countries, a great need exists of educating all 2,700…Read more

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Social Supermarket to Re-open

Matmissionen (The Food Mission, in Swedish) is the first social supermarket in any of the Nordic countries, and it opened in a southern suburb of Stockholm, Rågsved, in December 2015. Due to a fire…Read more