The following was written by the International Labor Rights Forum (ILRF).
I am delighted to share our bi-annual report with you, which includes a graphic of ILRF’s new strategic approach and highlights from our campaign wins. ILRF’ strategic approach builds on our long-held belief that solutions to poverty need to address systemic injustices in the global economy, by connecting local worker struggles to international policy levers. ILRF staff and board today continue building on that ethos and the opportunities abound.
The report profiles some significant wins in ILRF’s campaigns to end child and forced labor and promote workers’ rights to organize and secure a decent living. Yet each campaign win brings a new set of opportunities, challenges and the need to maintain our support for our grassroots partners, especially as funding moves on to new frontiers. Here are just three examples of ILRF campaigns at a critical juncture, where foundation funding is not sufficiently focused:
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