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by Paul Roeland published 27-03-2018 — filed under: ,
The Center for Global Workers’ Rights at Pennsylvania State University has issued a new research paper assessing worker rights progress in Bangladesh as we approach the fifth anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse – the worst disaster, in any country, in the history of manufacturing. Authored by Dr. Mark Anner, the paper addresses the crucial questions of what has changed since Rana Plaza, what hasn’t, and why. The paper focuses on building safety and the impact of the Bangladesh Accord, contrasting the broad progress achieved in the safety arena with the lack of progress in other areas of labor rights.
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Brands fail victims of Bangladesh disasters
by Mirjam van Heugten published 09-09-2013 last modified 09-09-2013 19:50 — filed under: , , , ,
The Clean Clothes Campaign welcomes the news that 12 brands have agreed to attend meetings in Geneva to discuss the provision of long term compensation to the victims of the Rana Plaza and Tazreen factory diasters in Bangladesh. However it remains shocked at the refusal of over twenty others to take responsibility. It calls on the remaining brands, including Walmart, Benetton and Mango to reconsider and take part in the negotiations.
Located in News / / 09 / 09
BSCI 10th Anniversary Shame over Rana Plaza
by liz published 25-06-2013 — filed under: , , , ,
The Clean Clothes Campaign slams the Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) for celebrating, on 26th June 2013, its tenth anniversary when it has yet to live up to its responsibilities for redress or prevention following the deaths and injuries of thousands of workers in the Rana Plaza tragedy.
Located in News / / 06 / 25
Cautious welcome to brand compensation, Rana Plaza
by Paul Roeland published 01-05-2013 last modified 18-06-2013 06:30 — filed under: , , , , ,
The Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) is giving a cautious welcome to the announcements of five brands implicated in the Rana Plaza tragedy that they will pay compensation to victims of the building collapse last Wednesday. They also urge more of the 50 plus brands linked to the disaster to step forward. The details of the brands’ proposals have not been published.
Located in News / / 05 / 01
CCC believes Benetton's 1.1 million USD contribution insufficient
by Paul Roeland published 17-04-2015 last modified 17-04-2015 13:30 — filed under: , , ,
One week before the second anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster, with the compensation fund still at a shortfall, global actions begin
Located in News / / 04 / 17
CCC welcomes European Parliament support for compensation demand and for binding Bangladesh Safety Accord
by Paul Roeland published 30-05-2013 — filed under: , , , ,
With near unanimous votes, this is another strong signal to brands to take their responsability.
Located in News / / 05 / 30
CCC welcomes H&M and Inditex decision to sign legally binding Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh
by Paul Roeland published 13-05-2013 last modified 20-06-2013 16:10 — filed under: , , , , , ,
The Clean Clothes Campaign welcomes the monumental news that H&M and Inditex agreed to sign the legally binding, enforceable and transparent Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh with IndustriALL, UNI and Bangladeshi unions. CCC will sign the Accord as a witness.
Located in News / / 05 / 13
Clothing brands fail Rana Plaza survivors
by emma published 09-04-2014 last modified 16-04-2014 14:46 — filed under: , ,
Two weeks before the first anniversary of the devastating building collapse, clothing brands contributions to Donor Trust Fund remain shockingly low.
Located in News / / 04 / 10
Compensating the victims of Rana Plaza - what role for the OECD?
by emma published 24-06-2014 last modified 24-06-2014 12:07 — filed under: , ,
Ahead of the OECD Global Forum on Responsible Business Conduct that is being held on June 26 - 27 in Paris, OECD Watch and TUAC are holding a side event looking at the role of the OECD and national contact points in compensating Rana Plaza victims.
Located in News / / 06 / 24
File text/texmacs Compensating the Victims of Rana Plaza What Role for the OECD and the National Contact Points?
by emma published 24-06-2014 last modified 19-01-2016 13:05 — filed under: , ,
Written by TUAC and OECD Watch this report from June 2014 looks at the role of the OECD and National Contact Points in ensuring compensation is received by all survivors and families of victims of the Rana Plaza Building Collapse.
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