International Labour Organization

Trade unions adopt strategies for recovery post-pandemic in SE Asia

In a sub-regional conference organised by the International Labour Organization (ILO), more than 30 trade unions/workers organisations’ representatives from ten…

Bangladesh depot fire: Lack of transparency and cost for apparel supply chain

The depot fire took place at a storage depot near the city of Chittagong on 4 June, which was reported…

Collective bargaining can reduce wage inequality, says ILO report

A new report from the International Labour Organization (ILO) argues collective bargaining can be an effective tool for advancing and…

What moves the needle on gender equality in the garment sector?

The garment sector offers jobs and opportunities to millions of women across Asia. Yet despite forming the backbone of the…

Partnership to bolster garment worker safety in Bangladesh

ILO and BGMEA have partnered in a move aimed at further strengthening garment worker safety in Bangladesh. An implementation agreement…