September, 10 2014
Please write to Designer Jeans company management. Urge them to end the reprisals and respect the rights of their workers.
July, 08 2014
Improvements follow a five-day strike at an apparel supplier of Walmart and JCPenney in Bahrain, but the fight cost hundreds of workers their jobs.
June, 18 2014
Guest workers whose passport were confiscated are now being deported for demanding a higher wage at an apparel supplier of Walmart and JCPenney in Bahrain.
April, 30 2014
Charlie Kernaghan and Barbara Briggs of the Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights are honored to work alongside Amber Valletta, Christy Turlington Burns and Paul van Zyl, founder and CEO of Maiyet, in this new short video “Humanity,”
April, 24 2014
On the anniversary of the Rana Plaza tragedy, as we look back, and look forward, it is clear that there is a very long way to go. Workers in Bangladesh, and in the U.S. for that matter, need enforceable laws to protect their inalienable rights.
September, 01 2014
From the 2010 factory fire at That’s It Sportswear to the Institute's 2013 report about Next Collections, workers employed by the largest garment producer in Bangladesh are still struggling.
July, 17 2014
It is predicted that 90,000 unaccompanied migrant children will cross the U.S.-Mexico border in fiscal year 2014, partially as a result of the injustice caused by the U.S.-Central America trade.
March, 16 2014
Free trade agreements have not delivered promised protections to workers, as the case of Guatemalan sweatshop labor illustrates.
February, 04 2014
Institute director Charles Kernaghan joined WBEZ Worldview to discuss labor rights violations at Alianza Fashion sweatshop in Guatemala where dozens of American clothing companies and retailers including PVH and Wal-mart made their products.
Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights
January, 23 2014
Today the Institute for Global Labour and Human Rights and our partner CEADEL in Guatemala are releasing a new report as part of a joint campaign to hold major U.S. and Canadian apparel companies accountable.
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Garment workers in Bangladesh fight back and win. The Institute initiates turnaround in major apparel producers.
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