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What is a living wage? Ask workers!

05 Nov 2014, By Guest

“Living wages” is the new buzz phrase. But the idea is an ancient one; that workers should be able to earn enough in a standard working week to support their families in dignity. Nowadays politicians, charities, campaigners and multi-stakeholder initiatives like the Ethical Trading Initiative are all debating how to achieve this golden standard of…

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