Auret van Heerden Speaker Agent

Auret van Heerden

Category :Activists
Booking Fee Range : Please ContactPlease Contact  About Fees
Request Booking Information on
Auret van Heerden

 Auret van Heerden Biography

Raised in apartheid South Africa, Auret van Heerden became an activist early. As a student, he agitated for workers' rights and co-wrote a book on trade unionism; he was tortured and placed in solitary confinement, then exiled in 1987. (Later, in post-apartheid South Africa, he became labor attach to the South African mission to the UN.) For the past decade he's been the president and CEO of the Fair Labor Association, or FLA, an initiative that brings together companies, NGOs and universities to develop and keep up international labor standards in global supply chains.

Founded in 1999, the FLA grew out of a task force convened by President Clinton to investigate and end child labor and other sweatshop practices. Difficult enough in the US, protecting labor is even more complex in the global economy, with its multiple sets of laws and layers of contractors and outsourcers. Policing the entire chain is impossible, so the FLA works instead to help all parties agree that protecting workers is the best way to do business, and agree on voluntary initiatives to get there.

Van Heerden and FLA create a safe space in which stakeholders representing different interest groups within a global supply chain can work together to resolve conflicts of rights and interests, filling in the governance gap. Van Heerden's newest initiative: the Institute for Social and Environmental Responsibility, which will conduct research and convene multi-stakeholder forums on corporate responsibility.

All American Speakers is a speakers bureau and booking agency providing information on booking Auret van Heerden for speaking engagements, personal appearances and corporate events. Contact an All American Speakers Bureau booking agent for more information on Auret van Heerden speaking fees, availability, speech topics and cost to hire for your next event.

Tag Cloud

how to find entertainment hire schedule favorite recommended speaker bureaus famous celebrity corporate event auret van heerden booking agency appearance fees special event contact keynote speaking386813
Booking Agency Disclaimer:

Auret van Heerden Booking Agency: Celebrity Appearance Fees and Availability

Contact a booking agent to check availability on Auret van Heerden and other top corporate entertainment

Exclusive Buyer's Agent that Books Celebrities, Entertainers and Speakers like Auret van Heerden for Speaking Engagements, Appearances and Corporate Events

Please Note: All American Speakers Bureau acts only as an entertainment broker/producer for corporate functions, private engagements and special events. All American Speakers Bureau does not claim or represent itself as the exclusive agent or management of Auret van Heerden or any artist on this website. Speaker fees are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Fees often vary based on a number of factors including: speakers schedule, supply and demand, length of presentation, location of event and other factors. Fee Ranges listed on this website are intended to serve only as a guideline. In some cases, the actual price quote may be above or below the stated range.

All American Speakers Bureau is a celebrity booking agency and talent buyer which supplies celebrity talent worldwide. We secure speakers and celebrities for speaking engagements, advertising campaigns, personal appearances, commercials, licensing, voice-overs, product endorsements, spokesperson campaigns, publicity events, corporate entertainment, trade shows, and media tours.

Related Tags: Information on keynote speaking engagements, personal appearances, corporate entertainment and appearance fees for Auret van Heerden, an inspirational motivational speaker. bio for Auret van Heerden agency, manager, speaker fees, speaking agency entertainment booking agency, speaker's fee, how to book, booking agencies for lectures, speaking event, celebrity appearances for hire, who is agent, manager, publicist, who represents, speakers bureau management who represents Auret van Heerden