COVID-19 further reading

You can access Sedex’s COVID-19 guidance here.


Links to other organisations who have produced technical guidance to protect workers and supply chains.


Managing impacts of COVID-19 on your workforce 

Standards and COVID-19 (coronavirus) FAQ, ILO

COVID-19 and the world of work: Impact and policy responses, ILO

COVID-19: Guidance for employers and business to enhance migrant worker protection during the current health crisis, IRIS

Getting your workplace ready for COVID-19WHO

COVID-19 and food safety: guidance for food business, WHO

A practical guide to implementing responsible recruitment during Covid-19, Stronger Together and RRT

Managing impacts in your supply chain: risk assessment 

Rapid human rights due diligence tool, BSR

Managing impacts in your supply chain: purchasing practices  

Guidelines for “better” purchasing practices amidst the coronavirus crisis and recovery, Better Buying Institute

Managing impacts in your supply chain: audits and audits and managing compliance 

Country specific guidance

Links to government websites and specific country information and advice around the pandemic. 


East Asia  

Southeast Asia

South Asia


West Asia


The Americas




Other information hubs 

Links to other resource hubs that focus on supply chains and workers

Fair Wear Covid-19 Dossier  — In this dossier, you can find guidance and reports regarding the impact of Covid-19 on the garment sector. 

World Economic Forum  Covid-19 Regional Agenda

Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Thomson Reuters resource centre Working safely during coronavirus