The global fashion industry has been in the spotlight following disasters in factories in Bangladesh in 2013 and beyond. Two years after the Rana Plaza collapse, garment workers in Bangladesh still face poor working conditions and anti-union tactics, a new Human Rights Watch report reveals. DW looks back on the history of working conditions for textile workers and examines current problems.
Date24.04.2015 | 15:04
Deeply engrained social norms along with allegations of corruption and lack of professionalism are hindering access to justice for Afghan women victims of violence, a new UN report finds. DW examines.
Date24.04.2015 | 14:44
TagsAfghanistan, Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, OHCHR, Sima Samar, UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, UNAMA, United States Institute of Peace, USIP, women, women's rights
The jihadis treatment of their female victims plays an important part in their ambitious radical strategy. Find out more about it here, and read other news about women.
Date24.04.2015 | 14:15
TagsHillary Clinton, India's Daughter, ISIS, jihadi, John Key, Leslee Udwin, ponytail, Rand Paul, Ravensbrück