Ethical Trading Initiative pulls out of the Dhaka Apparel Summit 2017

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Ethical Trading Initiative pulls out of the Dhaka Apparel Summit 2017  ActNOW!  2017-02-21 [ETI]

Global protests grow over Bangladesh crackdown against trade unions 2017-02-16 [IndustriALL]

War on Want protest over garment worker crackdown in Bangladesh  ActNOW!  2017-02-16 [War on Want]

Australian Support for Jailed Bangladesh Garment Unionists  ActNOW!  2017-02-16 [Unions ACT]

TUC calls for end to repression of trade union activists in Bangladesh 2017-02-16 [TUC]

Bangladeshi union signs collective agreement with Natural Denims Ltd. 2017-02-15 [IndustriALL]

Stop persecuting unions, garment workers 2017-02-15 [HRW]

Union repression intensifies  ActNOW!  2017-02-14 [IndustriALL]

Lighterage Workers Union on wildcat strike 2017-02-12 [Dhaka Tribune]

Dozens of Workers Jailed for Striking 2017-02-11 [Scoop]

Dozens of workers jailed for striking  ActNOW!  2017-02-11 [ITUC]

Free the jailed unionists and workers  ActNOW!  2017-02-10 [UNI Global Union]

New York Times editorial: 'Bangladesh’s Crackdown on Labor'  ActNOW!  2017-02-10 [UNI Global Union]

Gvt crackdown on garment workers and their unions intensified  ActNOW!  2017-02-08 [The Fashion Law]

Bangladesh: Free jailed unionists and workers 2017-02-06 [IndustriALL]

Crackdown on garment unions calls preferential EU trade deal into question  ActNOW!  2017-02-05 [EurActiv]

Prioritising Our Female Migrant Workers 2017-02-05 [Inter-Press Service]

Unions raise questions over Bangladesh GSP status  ActNOW!  2017-02-05 [EcoTex News]

Global Retailers Call for Action on Labor Issues in Bangladesh  ActNOW!  2017-02-05 [WWD]

Bangladesh crackdown calls preferential EU trade deal into question 2017-02-02 [IndustriALL]

Global rights groups, retailers urge govt to free union leaders  ActNOW!  2017-01-27 [The Daily Star]

Freight transport union lifts its 21-district strike 2017-01-24 [News 24]

Act Now. Demand the release of 11 Textile Union leaders  ActNOW!  2017-01-24 [Stronger Unions ]

Donglian signs collective bargaining agreement with union 2017-01-23 [IndustriAll]

20 brands protest detention of garment industry trade union leaders in Bangladesh 2017-01-23 [ETI]

Tell Bangladesh to stop its attack on garment workers 2017-01-23 [UFCW]

Freight transport union on indefinite strike in 21 districts 2017-01-23 [News 24]

Release arrested garment union leaders now!  ActNOW!  2017-01-20 [Industriall]

The people who make your clothes are striking for their rights 2017-01-18 [Vice ]

Bangladesh: Campaign to Silence Garment Workers For more info 2017-01-17 []

Barapukuria coalmine workers call off strike 2017-01-12 [The Financial Express]

Barapukuria coal mine workers suspend strike 2017-01-11 [The Tribune]

Crackdown on garment workers in Bangladesh must stop 2017-01-09 [IndustriALL]

Moulvibazar transport strike called off 2017-01-08 [The Daily Star]

BGB-local clash: Transport workers start 48-hr strike in Moulvibazar 2017-01-07 [The Daily Star]

For sex workers in Bangladesh, the future is as bleak as the past 2017-01-06 [SCMP]

Making the fashion industry more transparent 2017-01-04 [Al Jazeera]

Reporter arrested over coverage of garment industry strike 2017-01-04 [IFEX]

Bangladest garment workers fired over strike 2017-01-04 [Youtube]

Alliance condemns arrest of labour leaders 2017-01-03 [The Star]

Behind the camouflage; a new strike wave in the garment sector 2017-01-01 [Libcom]

Clothes factory staff sacked for striking 2016-12-29 [The Morning Star]

Factories sack 1,500 after garment worker protests 2016-12-28 [BBC]

1,600 garment workers in Ashulia sacked over unrest, more to come 2016-12-28 [The Daily Star]

Textile workers face layoffs and prosecutions: Global corporates must act 2016-12-28 [Stronger Unions ]

Garment workers sacked over pay protest 2016-12-27 [Guardian]

Over 1600 workers sacked in Bangladesh following labour unrest 2016-12-27 [The Indian Express]

Unrest in sweatshops: Factories sack 1,500 workers after protests 2016-12-27 [AFP]

Ashulia Labour Unrest: Trouble began after trade union meet 2016-12-25 [The Daily Star]

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