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Organization Name

Volkswagen AG

Case Story Title

Better health and safety for suppliers: A partnership project between Volkswagen, ILO & GTZ - Case study for EHRBP II

Case Story Date


Issues Addressed

  • Principle 1 - Businesses should support and respect the protection of internationally proclaimed human rights
  • Principle 6 - Eliminate discrimination in respect of employment and occupation
  • Supply Chain Sustainability

Case Story Category

Internalization Project

Countries of Impact

Brazil, Mexico, South Africa

Case Description

The case study describes Volkswagen's "Better Health and Safety for Suppliers" project in collaboration with ILO and the German Corporaton for Technical Cooperation (GTZ).



Maria Kristjánsdóttir
Reykjavik University

Gerhard Albracht
ILO, Geneva

Contact Person


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