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Does the company disclose the percentage of workers that received late wage payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic?
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Brands purchasing practices during Covid-19 have had a huge impact on suppliers' ability to pay workers on time and adequately. It is important brands are monitoring and disclosing this information as it helps inform understanding of how Covid-19 response has impacted workers across global supply chains.
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In this question you are being asked to identify whether the company discloses the percentage of workers that received late wage payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Where to look for this information:
- Corporate Social Responsibility report
- In Modern Slavery Statement or California Transparency Act disclosure
- Corporate Social Responsibility report
- Company documents
- Company policies
- Company websites
- Company code of conduct
- Parent company documents (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company policies (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company websites (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)
- Parent company code of conduct (only if the parent company is linked to from the brands website)

Good keywords for your searches include:
- Order cancellation
- Partial cancellation
- Cancellation
- Order
- Late wage

Things to keep in mind:
- Not enough to say workers were paid; need to know what % received late wage payments