|Overall Rating||Silver - expired|
|Submission Date||Sept. 18, 2016|
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
EN-15: Trademark Licensing
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University Sustainability Officer
Is the institution a member of the Worker Rights Consortium?:
Is the institution a member of the Fair Labor Association? :
University of North Carolina, Charlotte requested that AASHE Staff correct a mistake in this reporting field for the reason specified below.Previous Value: Yes
Explanation: It was brought to our attention (Sept. 7, 2018) that contractors cannot be proxies, and the university needs its own membership to FLA.
Has the institution expressed an intention to participate in the WRC's Designated Suppliers Program? :
The website URL where information about the institution’s participation in the WRC, FLA, and/or DSP is available:
Barnes and Noble College Booksellers are the vendor for the university. They are a member of the Fair Labor Association (FLA) and require all vendors who supply products to their stores to adopt the FLA’s Code of Conduct. And all of the brands sold in their bookstores currently meet labor standards set by the Workers Rights Consortium (WCA), an independent labor rights monitoring organization. (http://www.fairlabor.org/affiliate/barnes-noble-college-booksellers)
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