Wine and Agricultural Ethical Trade Association

KWV is a certified member of the Wine Industry Ethical Trade Association (WIETA) and as such subscribes to this body’s code of conduct which manages and oversees fair and ethical working conditions of employees in agriculture.

To this end, KWV honours the following principles:

  • Child labour shall not be utilised
  • Employment shall be freely chosen
  • The right to a healthy and safe working environment
  • The right to freedom of association
  • The right to a living wage
  • Working hours shall not be excessive
  • Harsh or inhumane treatment is prohibited
  • Unfair discrimination is prohibited
  • Regular employment shall be provided
  • Worker's housing and tenure security rights will be respected