Alongside the project’s Final Report, we have produced three policy briefs that provide targeted recommendations for UK policymakers, auditors and certifiers, and brands and retail companies.

Policy Brief #1 Key Findings and recommendations for UK policymakers

This policy brief presents key findings and recommendations for UK policymakers.

Part One sets out the key findings from the project. Part Two sets out recommendations for how UK policymakers could act to strengthen initiatives to address and prevent forced labour in supply chains.

Policy Brief #2 Key Findings and recommendations for auditors and certifiers

This policy brief presents key findings and recommendations for auditors and certifiers.

Part One sets out the project’s main findings in relation to forced labour and ethical auditing and certification schemes in tea and cocoa. Part Two outlines four key challenges facing ethical auditing and certification schemes and offers some recommendations for addressing these.

Policy Brief #3 Key Findings and recommendations for brands and retail companies

This policy brief presents key findings and recommendations for brands and retail companies.

Part One sets out the project’s main findings in relation to forced labour in cocoa and tea supply chains. Part Two outlines key challenges for industry in combating and preventing forced labour in their supply chains and Part Three offers recommendations for addressing those key challenges.