Background

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background documents

History Bangladesh Safety Accord

The Accord for Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh (otherwise known as the “Bangladesh Fire and Safety Accord”, the “Bangladesh Accord” or the “Accord”) was formally signed by more than 40 apparel companies, two global unions and four Bangladeshi union federations – with four labour rights NGOs signing as witnesses – on May 23, 2013. As of July 4, 2013, a total of 67 companies have signed the Accord.

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History GAP and Walmart Bangladesh

An evaluation of the track record of irresponsibility and empty promises of clothing giants GAP and Walmart in Bangladesh.

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