What We Do

Electronics Watch brings together public sector buyers and civil society organisations in electronics production regions with experts in human rights and global supply chains. We guide public procurement demand for decent working conditions in electronics supply chains.  We provide unparalleled capacity for public buyers to follow up on contractual demands through worker-driven monitoring which helps workers to voice complaints and contribute to solutions.

 

We do this by:

1. Informing and organising public procurement demand for decent working conditions in electronics supply chains

2. Investigating and working to improve working conditions in public procurement electronics supply chains

Socially Responsible Public Procurement Platform with tender and contract tools, including the Public Buyer Toolkit.

Regional Risk Assessments that inform public buyers of the risks to workers in certain regions of electronics production

Affiliate network that allows public buyers to exchange ideas and learn from each other.

In-depth compliance monitoring to identify and remedy breaches of labour rights and safety standards in specific factories

Guidance to contractors to help them comply with affiliates’ contractual requirements.

Complaints mechanism for workers and worker advocates.

Webinars, conferences, and educational events related to Socially Responsible Public Procurement.

Platforms with industry, civil society and public buyers to improve systemic industry conditions.