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Join the Rana Plaza global day of action

Join the Rana Plaza global day of action
16-04-2015 12:58

On April 24th 2015, join in action with people worldwide to demand justice for the victims of Rana Plaza, to hold brands accountable and to ensure that vital and lasting changes are made in the global apparel industry. United, we can make change happen.

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H&M's sustainability promises will not deliver a living wage

H&M's sustainability promises will not deliver a living wage
09-04-2015 15:40

Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) is today calling on H&M to show evidence to back up its 'fair living wage' claims, following the release of a new Sustainability Report. The campaign says that making marketing capital from workers' poverty with little evidence of change is unethical and stands to slow down progress in the industry.

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Rana Plaza: Countdown to second anniversary begins with compensation fund still $9 million short

Rana Plaza: Countdown to second anniversary begins with compensation fund still $9 million short
24-03-2015 09:18

Three international organisations launch countdown to the second anniversary.

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Rana Plaza victims waiting for Benetton’s contribution to fill current funding gap

19-03-2015 10:15

The Clean Clothes Campaign confirms authorization of next round of compensation payments to Rana Plaza victims

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Rana Plaza survivor and others arrested at Children's Place headquarters

Rana Plaza survivor and others arrested at Children's Place headquarters
18-03-2015 11:22

Nearly 30 demonstrators, including a survivor of the Rana Plaza building collapse, were arrested on 12 march 2015 after organizing a peaceful protest at Children's Place headquarters in New Jersey.

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Tell Hugo Boss: a real boss pays a living wage

Tell Hugo Boss: a real boss pays a living wage
11-03-2015 20:24

Campaigners around Europe tell Hugo Boss to stop the labour violations in factories in Turkey and Croatia. Most workers earn below the poverty line. Union busting, intimidation, sexual harassment and a lack of overtime regulation are not uncommon on the work floor. Join the actions!

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Widow from 2012 factory fire petitions KiK

Widow from 2012 factory fire petitions KiK
06-03-2015 13:54

Widow from 2012 factory fire in Pakistan launches community petition demanding long-term compensation from German company KiK

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Benetton to show true colors at Milan Fashion week

Benetton to show true colors at Milan Fashion week
24-02-2015 13:50

Clean Clothes Campaign marks Milan Fashion Week, which opens today, with actions across Europe calling on Benetton to stop delaying payments to the Rana Plaza victims by immediately contributing at least $5 million into the Rana Plaza Donors Trust Fund.

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Pressure increases on Benetton to pay up

11-02-2015 14:39

Pressure increases on Benetton as nearly 1 million activists demand they immediately pay into Rana Plaza victims’ compensation fund

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Our contribution to the EU Flagship initiative on garment

22-01-2015 09:23

2015 is the European year for development. In this context, the European commission want to launch an EU flagship initiative on responsible management of the supply chain in the garment sector. Clean Clothes Campaign accepted the invitation to contribute in the identification of this flagship initiative and to participate in an informal meeting with stakeholders gathered on 23 January in Brussels.

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Italian factory conditions deteriorate

Italian factory conditions deteriorate
27-01-2015 14:04

New research into Italian shoe and garment factories released today shows that competition with Eastern Europe and Asia is driving down wages and working conditions in Italy.

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Key findings Migrant report Thailand

Key findings Migrant report Thailand
18-12-2014 11:18

In 2012, the Thailand Textile Institute (THTI) set out an ambitious 300 million THB (7.29 million EURi) plan to develop the national textile and garment industry over four years, with the aim of transforming Thailand into Southeast Asia's fashion centreii. The focal point of garment production is located in Mae Sot, Tak Province, roughly 500km northwest of Bangkok on the border with Myanmar.

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New report to mark International Migrant Day

New report to mark International Migrant Day
18-12-2014 11:47

To mark the United Nation’s International Migrant Day, Clean Clothes Campaign released a new report in conjunction with the MAP Foundation outlining the gross violations of labour rights among migrant workers in the Thai apparel industry.

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New Report Uncovers Wage Theft of Migrants Working in Thai Apparel Industry

New Report Uncovers Wage Theft of Migrants Working in Thai Apparel Industry
18-12-2014 10:39

To mark the UN’s International Migrant Day, Clean Clothes Campaign and MAP Foundation launched an in-depth study into the working conditions of migrants from Myanmar (Burma) working in the Thai apparel industry. The new report documents how workers are not only denied the right to collective bargaining and minimum social security; it also shows they are denied the legal minimum wage which is tantamount to wage theft.

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Join our action: Tell Bata to stop cut-and-run Sri Lanka

Join our action: Tell Bata to stop cut-and-run Sri Lanka
11-05-2015 13:33

Bata admits to a cut-and-run after a conflict in one of the factories in Sri Lanka which made their shoes. One year ago, close to 200 workers were fired after they complained about not getting their salary increases. Join our action, tell Bata on facebook and rate Bata on their own rating page: http://on.fb.me/1sc8n9w

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Benetton targeted over Rana Plaza compensation on International Human Rights Day

Benetton targeted over Rana Plaza compensation on International Human Rights Day
03-03-2015 15:49

Labour rights campaigners across Europe and the USA are marking this years' International Human Rights Day by calling on Italian fashion brand Benetton to finally pay into a Fund set up to pay compensation to thousands of families affected by the Rana Plaza disaster in April 2013.

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Swiss shoe giant falls into disrepute: Dismissals instead of pay rise at former Bata supplier in Sri Lanka

Swiss shoe giant falls into disrepute: Dismissals instead of pay rise at former Bata supplier in Sri Lanka
30-04-2015 14:48

A year ago today, close to 200 workers were dismissed at the Sri Lankan shoe factory Palla & Co following union activities and protests over outstanding wage increments. At that time, the factory had mainly been producing for Bata. Instead of engaging in the resolution of the labor rights conflict, the formerly Czech enterprise now head-quartered in Switzerland is shirking its responsibility.

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Agreement on Tazreen compensation announced

Agreement on Tazreen compensation announced
24-11-2014 02:12

Two years after over 120 people lost their lives trapped in the Tazreen Fashions factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh, an agreement has been reached between IndustriALL Global Union and their local affiliates, Clean Clothes Campaign and C&A on a system for delivering compensation to the victims of the tragedy.

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Rana Plaza compensation fund pays first installments to 1,587 beneficiaries.

14-10-2014 08:22

But 16 months after the devastating collapse the official Rana Plaza Donor Trust Fund still needs US$20 million to ensure full and fair compensation to all survivors and victims families.

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New CCC begins in Czech Republic

New CCC begins in Czech Republic
07-10-2014 08:27

On World Day for Decent Work, Clean Clothes Campaign is delighted to welcome the newest European platform.

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