How Decent is my Flower Farm?

WageIndicator started a new project in flower farms in Uganda. The project has 5 components.

1. Data collection cost of living in  horticulture hubs and calculate on the basis of this data living wages.

2. Collect and analyse factory cases of non-compliance with the labour law using the special DecentWorkChecks developed by WageIndicator,

3. Collect Collective Agreements in the sector, analyse the clauses and propose (gender-specific) improvements.

4. Bring the results of the data collections to a meeting/debate.

5. As soon as there is data, this will be presented online in and

Partners in the project are  the Horticultural and Industrial Service Providers Allied Workers' Union UHISPAWU and the national employers association FUE. 

Funding period for Phase 1 : July 2019 - January 2021

Funder: Mondiaal FNV

A similar flower project started in Ethiopia. See more here.

This flower project has similarities with the WageIndicator garment projects in Ethiopia and Indonesia.