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News Flash: Cambodian trial adjourned

News Flash: Cambodian trial adjourned
06-05-2014 14:57

The trial of 23 Cambodians who were arrested during living wage strikes in Phnom Penh in January has been postponed for a second time. The trial that was originally due to begin on April 25, resumed on May 6 only to be adjourned again. The trial is now scheduled to begin on May 20.

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Support Somyot on Labour Day

Support Somyot on Labour Day
01-05-2014 08:47

Today we celebrate International Labour Day with our friends and allies from around the world. May 1st is recognised around the world as International Labour Day or International Worker's Day. We need your support to demand the immediate release of the well-known Thai human-rights activist and journalist Somyot Pruksakasemsuk. Tell Thailand's Prime Minister to free Somyot.

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Rana Plaza one year on

Rana Plaza one year on
24-04-2014 07:19

A year to the day after the deadly collapse of Rana Plaza Clean Clothes Campaign remembers all those who died or were injured.

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The Rana Plaza claims process explained

The Rana Plaza claims process explained
24-04-2014 07:59

Dr. Kazazi is the Chief Commissioner of the Rana Plaza Arrangement, with a team of Commissioners he is overseeing the claims process in Bangladesh.

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Rana Plaza, one year on: Brands still failing survivors & victim’s families.

24-04-2014 07:24

As events take place around the world to remember those who died and were injured, campaigners demand brands pay up.

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Cambodian garment workers commence strike for a living wage

17-04-2014 11:47

Today, thousands of garment workers in Cambodia will stay at home as part of a new series of actions to demand of a living wage.

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Which brands need to Pay Up!

Which brands need to Pay Up!
16-04-2014 14:03

With just a week to go until the first anniversary of the terrible collapse of Rana Plaza just 1/3 of the money needed has been committed to the Donor Trust Fund. Clean Clothes Campaign is calling for all brands connected to Rana Plaza or Bangladesh to Pay Up! The survivors and victims' families have suffered enough.

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Clothing brands fail Rana Plaza survivors

Clothing brands fail Rana Plaza survivors
16-04-2014 14:46

Two weeks before the first anniversary of the devastating building collapse, clothing brands contributions to Donor Trust Fund remain shockingly low.

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Rana Plaza survivor begins European tour

Rana Plaza survivor begins European tour
31-03-2014 13:26

Shila Begum, who spent a whole day trapped under the rubble of the collapsed Rana Plaza building is bringing her story to consumers and brands in Europe in order to urge brands to pay up.

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New report looks at company progress towards a living wage

31-03-2014 13:29

Tailored Wages is an in depth study of the policies and practices companies are doing - or not - to implement a living wage.

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Tailored Wages – new report investigates clothing brands work on living wages.

31-03-2014 09:12

Survey of 50 leading clothing brands show they must do much more to ensure garment workers receive a wage they can live on.

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Survivors Rana Plaza collapse start claiming compensation

24-03-2014 15:19

From today, one month before the first anniversary of the Rana Plaza building collapse in Bangladesh, the families of the 1138 workers killed in the disaster and over a thousand workers left with life changing injuries can start registering claims for compensation to cover the financial losses and medical costs they suffered as a result.

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Take action: Make sure Benetton pays what they owe

Take action: Make sure Benetton pays what they owe
19-03-2014 13:34

We know that Benetton cares about what people think. They only signed the Accord last year following a million signature campaign demanding they did so. Now they are avoiding their obligation and are ignoring the plight of the Rana Plaza victims. Benetton must take responsibility now.

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Arrested union leader Vorn Pao speaks from prison

Arrested union leader Vorn Pao speaks from prison
11-03-2014 10:57

In December last year, violence against garment workers began after Cambodian unions called a national strike. Workers were demanding an increase in the minimum wage to USD 160 per month. As protests continued, the police and military responded with violence on January 2 and 3, killing at least 4 people and injuring almost 40. Among those who were arrested with violence is Vorn Pao, union leader of the Independent Democratic Informal Economy Association (IDEA). In February, he smuggled a letter out of prison.

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Labour Start launch petition calling on brands to Pay Up

31-03-2014 13:30

Global trade unions join Clean Clothes Campaign in the Pay Up campaign.

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Two more brands Pay Up!

Two more brands Pay Up!
05-03-2014 15:39

UK brand Bonmarche and French brand Camaieu have confirmed their contributions to the Rana Plaza Donor Trust Fund.

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Time for clothing brands to pay up!

Time for clothing brands to pay up!
24-02-2014 09:17

For Rana Plaza survivors, compensation is long overdue.

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Withdrawal Jack Wolfskin due to misconduct factory owner Busana, not union work

12-02-2014 16:40

Clean Clothes Campaign, Jack Wolfskin and the Fair Wear Foundation state that the withdrawal from the Busana Prima Global factory in Bogor, Indonesia was due to the lack of action from the factory owner to act upon labour right violations.

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News flash: 21 Cambodians refused bail

News flash: 21 Cambodians refused bail
11-02-2014 10:51

Clean Clothes Campaign expresses bitter disappointment and continues the fight for their immediate release.

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