FLA is a nonprofit organization with offices in Washington DC, Shanghai, Istanbul, and Geneva. I represent our university on FLA’s University Advisory Council, which is recruiting students to help promote and advance workers’ rights around the world. As an affiliate of FLA, our school works with companies, civil society organizations and other universities to find solutions to global labor issues.
A position in this prestigious student committee would allow you to utilize and further develop the skills and expertise you’ve built during your time at this university. FLA works with some of the best-known and most committed companies (http://www.fairlabor.org/affiliates/participating-companies) , universities (http://www.fairlabor.org/affiliates/colleges-universities) and civil society organizations
(http://www.fairlabor.org/affiliates/civil-society-organizations) in the world to promote adherence to international labor standards. Read more about its work http://www.fairlabor.org/our-work and impact http://www.fairlabor.org/impact/case-studies.
Applications for the student committee are due by April 30, 2012. Applications will be reviewed by FLA’s university Board members <http://www.fairlabor.org/about-us/board-directors> .
Click here to learn more and apply http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07e5ourts1gzk9tca7/a001h02seznv/greeting?s=a013pgd3jlitj. I hope you’ll consider taking advantage of this exciting opportunity.