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Sri Lanka-China Cross Country Co-operation
26 August 2015
We helped Indian producers improve in two key areas – healthy and safety and environmental management.
We helped Chinese producers improve human resource management practices by providing them with free training.
We’re tackling harassment and discrimination, and promoting equal rights for women/minority groups at tea processing factories.
In China our factory health and safety training helped make tea processing factories better and safer places to work.
We’re leading a coalition to help create a more competitive Malawian tea industry in which workers earn a living wage and smallholders are thriving.
We developed an occupational health and safety (OHS) training course specifically for the Sri Lankan tea industry.
We train tea workers and farmers to use agrochemicals safely in order to minimise risk to themselves, others, and the environment.
Our monitoring programme helps producers meet international social and environmental standards.
We worked with CARE to improve living and working conditions on tea estates in Sri Lanka.
24 October 2016
Press Release: A living wage for Malawian tea workers comes one step closerPosted in: Climate & Environment, Country, Key Areas, Malawi, Malawi 2020, News, Raising Standards, Smallholder Tea Farmers, Tea Workers, What's New
8 September 2016
Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP) is a membership organisation of more than 40 international tea companies and retailers. We exist to improve the sustainability of the tea sector, the lives…Posted in: Blog, Climate & Environment, For Business, Key Areas, Membership Pages, Raising Standards, Smallholder Tea Farmers, Tea Workers, What's New
12 September 2014
I was privileged to be invited by NIOSH (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) to give a lecture on Occupational Safety & Health (OSH) Standards required for Planation…Posted in: Blog, Climate Change Adaptation, Key Areas, Occupational Health & Safety (Sri Lanka), Projects, Raising Standards, Sri Lanka, What's New
5 September 2017
Supporting Change in Assam (September 2017) Find out how ETP’s work with expert partners is contributing to change in Assam and improving conditions for tea workers, farmers, communities, and…
27 July 2017
TEAM UP 2017 Report This year, at the first-ever TEAM UP held in Africa, we reflected on how African tea-producing nations are home to some of the tea industry’s…
7 July 2017
China Supplier Conference Report The Ethical Tea Partnership China Supplier Conference held in Hangzhou, China on 6-8 April 2017, brought leaders from the Chinese tea industry together with representatives…