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Workers at garment factory in Gazipur, Bangladesh
Marc Belanger, Derek Blackadder | RadioLabour's Canada Report May 30 to June 7, 2019. The Bangladesh Fire and Safety Accord rejected by Mark's and Sport Chek, the LabourStart Report, and singing: 'Every Stitch'.
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Piergiorgio Moro | Three years on from the Rana Plaza collapse in Dhaka, Bangladesh, there is still no justice for workers. Also, regional labour updates
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Piergiorgio Moro, Jiselle Hanna | Update on labour struggles in the region and interview with Sineat Yon on the ongoing campaign by garment workers in Cambodia.
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H.G. Watson | "We want these jobs with dignity," said organizer Kalpona Akter to an audience at the CLC convention as she spoke about worker safety and needs in Bangladesh in the wake of the Rana Plaza collapse.
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Randy Kitt | A Canadian delegation went to Bangladesh to stand in solidarity with workers, hear their stories and continue to shine the light on the working conditions of workers all over the world.
Activist Toolkit
| It's been a year since Rana Plaza collapsed, killing 1,138 people. Demand that the brands responsible compensate those injured and their families!
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Diana Beaumont and Piergiorgio Moro | An interview with Athit Kong from the Coalition of Cambodian Apparel Workers Democratic Union about garment workers in Cambodia.
Columnists
Pro Bono, Kirsten Iler | An agreement has now been reached and a process established for compensation, but victims of the Rana Plaza garment factory disaster have yet to see any compensation.
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Waleed Ahmed | In response to worker safety issues in Bangladesh garment factories resulting in over 1,800 deaths since 2005, the Bangladesh Accord was created. Wal-Mart and Gap have yet to sign on.
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Pro Bono, Kirsten Iler | In the wake of the Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh, the corporations who use the factory expressed grave concern for the deceased workers and their families and committed to helping them.
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Alex S. Dorj | In this increasingly globalized world, capital flows easily from one economy to another, so it is important that social norms around the dignity of labour are also globalized.
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Redeye Collective | Over a thousand workers died in the recent collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh. We speak with labour activist David Bacon about the historical context of the sweatshop industry.