Search Results for Tag: textile workers
After the Rana Plaza garment factory collapsed in 2013 and killed more than 1,100 people, Germany set up an initiative to improve working conditions in Bagladesh’s clothing industry. DW explores how much progress has been made.
Date01.11.2015 | 14:17
Tagsbangladesh, China, Gerd Mueller, German Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, Ludo, Rana Plaza, textile industry, textile workers, women's rights, womensrights
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