Projects

-- Projects

Equidem is currently engaged on a range of projects with leading government, business and human rights organisations. Due to confidentiality requirements we cannot disclose details of most of these projects, however below is a selection of some of the projects we are working on.


-- Responsible Recruitment - Addressing Gaps in Protections for Migrant Workers

Between 2017 and 2018, Equidem prepared two research and policy reports in collaboration with the Institute for Human Rights and Business on the challenges and opportunities for respecting migrant worker rights in business activities. The first report, on Remediating Worker-Paid Recruitment Fees, was launched at the United...


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-- Investigations for ethical investors

Equidem carries out investigations for one of the largest ethical investment funds in the world. Our investigations focus on the human rights and labour rights practices of portfolio companies in the Middle East and Asia.


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Investigations for ethical investors

-- Recognising the impact of business on human rights: challenges and opportunities for Pakistan

Between August and December 2016, Equidem carried out field research and prepared a policy paper for Democracy Reporting International's (DRI) project “Strategies for expanding respect for human rights in Pakistan’s business community”. The focus of the project was...


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Recognising the impact of business on human rights: challenges and opportunities for Pakistan

-- Philippines safe migration corridor project

Equidem is working with the International Labour Organisation (ILO) on a pilot research white paper to identify safe migration corridors between The Philippines and major destination countries for migrant workers. The project is part of the ILO's Integrated Programme on Fair Recruitment (FAIR), a global...


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Philippines safe migration corridor project