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Workers at Canadian Tire factories overseas paid poverty wages, labour groups allege 2022-11-23 [CBC]

Canadian Tire accused of failing to protect human rights 2022-11-22 [USW]

Transport strike in Habiganj roll into 4th day 2022-11-21 [The Tribune]

WFTU condemns the mass lay-offs of workers at Bay Textiles LTD in Bangladesh 2022-11-02 [WFTU]

IndustriALL calls on Bangladesh government to implement roadmap 2022-11-02 [IndustriALL]

Transport strike called in Sylhet to demand opening stone quarries 2022-10-30 [The Tribune]

Social protection in action in Bangladesh 2022-10-22 [IndustriALL]

ILO and the Government of Bangladesh mark their 50 years of partnership on promoting social justice and decent work 2022-10-21 [ILO]

No sign of Danone’s “social enterprise” in Bangladesh – management hides company name instead of resolving rights abuse 2022-10-03 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Danone’s “social enterprise” in Bangladesh fails workers as management undermines trade union rights 2022-10-02 [IUF Asia/Pacific]

Journalists assaulted while reporting on illegal occupation allegations 2022-09-20 [IFJ]

Transport workers' strike in Sylhet hits commuters hard 2022-09-13 [Financial Express]

ATN News reporter and cameraperson assaulted 2022-09-08 [IFJ]

Tea workers return to work after 15 days 2022-08-29 [The Daily Star]

Wildcat strike cripples Bhomra Land Port 2022-08-29 [The New Age]

Road transport workers go on 48-hour strike 2018-10-28 [The Daily Star]

Why are the tea workers on strike? 2022-08-14 [The Daily Star]

'Like modern-day slaves': Bangladeshi tea-workers strike against dollar-a-day wages 2022-08-14 [Straits Times]

WFTU solidarity statement with the workers of tea gardens in Bangladesh 2022-08-26 [WFTU]

Demo for tk 300 daily wage: Tea workers vow not to back down 2022-08-25 [The Daily Star]

Demo for tk300 daily wage : Tea workers vow not to back down 2022-08-25 [The Daily Star]

Fairer wages or more broken promises for tea workers? 2022-08-24 [The Daily Star]

Tea workers continue strike for eight consecutive days 2022-08-20 [Rising BD]

Tea plantation workers block highway over pay rise in Habiganj 2022-08-19 [BD News 24]

Journalists assaulted by lawyers at Chittagong court 2022-08-19 [IFJ]

Stronger workplace safety targeted in key Bangladesh industrial sectors 2022-08-19 [ILO]

Mahila Parishad expresses solidarity with tea workers’ strike for pay hike 2022-08-14 [TBS]

Tea Workers on Indefinite Strike as They Await Wage Revision 2022-08-14 [Newsclick]

150,000 striking tea workers, most women, demand a pay raise 2022-08-14 [Al Mayadeen]

Tea workers strike against low wages 2022-08-14 [The Hindu]

DBC News journalists assaulted 2022-08-04 [IFJ]

“They have forgotten the lessons of Rana Plaza' 2018-04-20 [equal times]

Dutch sweets giant probes ‘attack' on union activists 2019-04-15 [Brinkwire]

‘Trade unions are only strong if they are well-equipped' 2017-04-21 [dhakatribune]

But are the women garment workers of Bangladesh ‘thriving'? 2018-08-18 [GroundXero]

100 days until current Accord ends – labour signatories urge brands to sign onto 2018 Accord 2018-02-22 [IndustriALL]

100 days until current Accord ends – labour signatories urge brands to sign onto 2018 Accord 2018-02-22 [UNI Global Union]

Bangladesh Accord arbitration cases—resulting in millions-of-dollars in settlements—officially closed 2018-07-23 [UNI Global Union]

Transport workers call strike in Chattogram over MP ‘beating' their leaders 2019-01-13 [BDnewss24.com]

‘Women need workplaces free of harassment' 2021-06-08 [Prothomalo]

Wage battles erupt in the garment sector – and unions can't contain them 2019-01-21 [libcom.org]

‘I speak up for those who cannot' 2022-03-15 [UN ]

Fashion Brands Risk Destroying Factory “Partners”–and Their Own Goodwill 2020-03-27 [Sourcing Journal]

‘Vulnerable' garment workers in Bangladesh bear the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic 2020-10-19 [CNBC]

‘Migrants and refugees should be involved with social systems without discrimination' 2018-03-01 [dhakatribune]

In Bangladesh, “workers are not responsible for climate change but we are the ones losing everything because of it” 2020-12-09 [Equal Times]

“They have forgotten the lessons of Rana Plaza” 2018-04-20 [Equal Times]

The human faces behind ‘fast fashion' 2020-01-29 [Green Left Weekly]

Fashion brands said ‘never again' but women are still being exploited in supply chains 2022-04-24 [The Independent]

Deadly fire at Hashem Foods – a blatant disregard for the law and a callous disregard for human life 2021-07-15 [IUF]

This month in labour history

This month in labour history

24-11-2012 112 garment workers die in a fire at the Tazreen Fashions factory in Dhaka. [more]