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How far has Bangladesh come since Rana Plaza?

Pandemic and shifts in sourcing threaten Bangladesh’s position

Pandemic and shifts in sourcing threaten Bangladesh’s position

Rapid growth, modernisation and improved working conditions have all helped to make Bangladesh one of the world’s largest garment exporters. Yet the industry will need to innovate, upgrade and diversify if it is to overcome the challenges brought on by the pandemic and shifts in global markets, a new report has found.

No room for complacency on Bangladesh worker safety

No room for complacency on Bangladesh worker safety

The Rana Plaza tragedy in 2013 was a wake-up call to Bangladesh and the entire garment industry that building and worker safety should be a priority. Eight years on and the country has one of the safest and most transparent apparel industries thanks to the remediation work that ensued. But while much has been achieved, there remains no room for complacency.