Toolkit: Gender mainstreaming in development cooperation by Through Their Eyes Through Ours project. (Also in Czech and Polish).
The toolkit serves as a basic guide for non‐governmental organisations (NGOs) in finding most appropriate way of mainstreaming the gender perspective (gender mainstreaming) into their humanitarian and development projects, as well as into their non‐project based activities.
Mini-guide: Discrimination, mobbing, sexual harassment of women in super- and hypemarkets.(Only in Polish).
This mini- guide deals with mobbing, discrimination on the ground of sex, gender and sexual harassment. It is addressed mainly to the female workers in super- and hypermarkets. It offers a practical hints how to recognize discrimination, mobbing and sexual harassment, and how to deal with the situation.
The publication raises the issues of why gender perspective is essential in development cooperation, and how the development practice looks like from the perspective of women’s rights. It also gives examples of women as the agents for change.
Mini-guide: On the move. The electronic industry in Central and Eastern Europe by MakeITfair Campaign. (Also in Czech and Polish).
The mini guide focuses on raising awareness about exploitation of the workers, mainly women, and the threats for environment in the electronic industry in Central and Eastern Europe.
The guide describes the rights of female employees of the super-/hypermarkets in Poland. It highlights the issues of discrimination and mobbing, working hours, employment contracts, maternity leave etc. It also explains how to pursue one’s rights. Published by KARAT, 2008 The guide is available only in Polish HERE
This is a guide by Clean Clothes Campaign translated into Polish and published by KARAT Coalition within the project “Improving Work Conditions of Women Working in Clothing Factories in Poland” . It presents the tips for companies on what actions can be undertaken to assess, implement and verify the labour standards’ observance in their supply chains, and how to eliminate the abuses if they appear. Published by KARAT, 2008. The guide is available only in Polish HERE
This consumer’s guide was published by KARAT Coalition within the project “Fair Play in sportswear industry”. It presents to the Polish consumers basic problems and concepts related to the working conditions in garment industry in short and concise way. It introduces the problem (e.g complicated and dispersed supply chains and main labour rights violations), explains ideas related to social responsibility of companies (e.g CSR strategies, social audits), encourages consumers to join social campaigns and shows them ways to do so. Published by KARAT, 2008 The consumer’s guide is available only in Polish: part 1, part 2