AIM-Progress is a forum of 45 leading Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) manufacturers and common suppliers, assembled to enable and promote responsible sourcing practices and sustainable supply chains. They focus on brand and supplier capability building, mutual recognition of audits and other types of supplier assessments and leveraging influence in supply chains. Their human rights working groups focus on responsible recruitment, grievance mechanisms, living wages and impact measurement. Through their work, they positively impact people’s lives and ensure respect for human rights. For more information, please visit: https://aim-progress.com/
Partner Africa facilitates the AIM-Progress Africa Hub that brings together AIM-Progress Members operating in Africa (AB Foods, ABInBev, Coca-Cola, Danone, Diageo, Reckitt, SIG, Unilever and Hershey). As part of the Hub’s 2022 activities, Partner Africa designed, managed and implemented a Living Wage Pilot Project for suppliers of the Africa Hub members based throughout Africa.The activities included:
The executive summary of the learning paper, outlining the project’s key findings, learnings and take-aways, can be accessed here.
Following the success of the project, Partner Africa is interested in supporting organisations with the topic of Living Wage. Contact us via email@example.com to discuss how we can help facilitate.