11-Point Demand: Undeterred by cold wave, jute mill workers’ hunger strike goes on in Khulna

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Accord transition agreement signed in Bangladesh 2020-01-15 [IndustriALL]

11-Point Demand: Undeterred by cold wave, jute mill workers’ hunger strike goes on in Khulna 2019-12-31 [The Daily Star]

Jute mills workers continue hunger strike for third day 2019-12-31 [Prothom Alo]

Jute mills workers’ hunger strike rolls into third day 2019-12-31 [Daily Star]

Ship-breaking industry: Minimum wage still a far cry 2019-12-26 [The Tribune]

Daily Sangram Editor Arrested 2019-12-20 [IFJ]

Film on Bangladesh’s garment workers spotlights women driving change 2019-12-19 [The Daily Times]

Deadly fire rips through Bangladesh factory 2019-12-16 [Deutsche Welle]

Capital punishment demanded for people accused in Tazreen factory fire 2019-11-24 [The Daily Star]

45pc tannery workers undocumented 2019-11-24 [The Daily Star]

Farmers, agricultural workers continue their fight to block commercial release of genetically-engineered rice 2019-10-25 [IUF]

Maternity compliance low in RMG sector 2019-10-23 [Just Style]

Workers condemn Sanofi decision to leave Bangladesh 2019-10-22 [IndustriALL]

India tour under threat after cricketers go on strike 2019-10-22 [The Hindu]

Death toll rises as accidents continue at Bangladesh shipbreaking yards 2019-10-17 [IndustriALL]

Workers making £88 Lululemon leggings claim they are beaten 2019-10-15 [The Guardian]

EZs to run under EPZ labour law, not Bangladesh labour law 2019-09-29 [The New Age]

Help stop child labour at Chupa Chups maker Perfetti van Melle 2019-09-27 [IUF]

The state of the unions 2019-09-20 [The Tribune]

#MeToo Bangladesh: the textile workers uniting against harassment 2019-09-10 [The Guardian]

'Made in Bangladesh': Film Review 2019-09-07 [The Hollywood Reporter]

Next steps for the Accord 2019-09-05 [IndustriALL]

Fatalities in Bangladesh shipbreaking industry unceasing 2019-09-05 [IndustriALL]

Bangladesh: 701 garment workers fired after Eid 2019-08-29 [IndustriALL]

Bangaladesh accord gets life while workers organize wildcat strikes 2019-08-18 [Labor Notes]

Loblaws is off the legal hook for the Rana Plaza disaster say the Supremes 2019-08-12 [CBC]

Domestic workers rights in Bangladesh 2019-08-08 [The Daily Star]

Accord Gets a Lifeline While Workers Organize Wildcat Strikes 2019-08-07 [Labour Notes]

Unions organize medical camp for shipbreaking workers 2019-08-03 [IndustriALL]

Activists demand payment for garment workers by August 4 2019-08-03 [The New Age]

Decent work for young people: Employers’ compliance and workers’ rights 2019-07-25 [The Times]

Bangladesh young unionists demand greater role 2019-07-15 [IndustriALL]

A worrying Bangladesh berth in worst countries for workers 2019-07-06 [The New Age]

BD in 10 worst countries for workers 2019-07-06 [The New Nation]

Chinese-funded power plant in Bangladesh delayed after workers clash 2019-06-24 [Reuters]

Union campaign wins full contracts for 400+ Bangladeshi airline workers 2019-06-07 [ITF]

Banning Hope: Bangladesh Garment Workers Seeking a Dollar an Hour Face Mass Firings, Violence, and False Arrests 2019-06-07 [Workers Rights Consortium]

Canadian companies rejecting Bangladesh safety Accord: RadioLabour's Canada Report May 30 to June 7, 2019 2019-06-01 [RadioLabour]

Safety crisis in Bangladesh shipbreaking yards continues 2019-05-29 [IndustriALL]

Pay wage, fest allowance by Ramadan 20: labour leaders 2019-05-25 [The New Age]

Bangladesh Accord achievements secured 2019-05-20 [UNI Global Union]

Jute mill workers’ 6-hour strike begins on Wednesday 2019-05-20 [The Tribune]

Accord achievements secured 2019-05-20 [IndustriALL]

Huge workload thwarts women from trade unionism: labour body 2019-05-19 [The New Age]

We have no food, we have no choice 2019-05-12 [The Daily Star]

9th wage board gazette: Journos threaten to go for tougher demo 2019-05-05 [The Daily Star]

Sexual Abuse at Workplace: Legal framework inadequate 2019-05-05 [The Daily Star]

State Minister: High migration cost killing migrant workers 2019-05-04 [Dhaka Tribune]

“They don’t give us” - Garments workers’ rights in Bangladesh 2019-05-03 [The Star]

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