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Groundwater and Bangladesh’s RMG & textile sector

Bangladesh's textile industry reportedly consumes around 1,500 billion litres of groundwater a year for washing and dyeing fabrics...Stakeholders are using various technologies to reduce water use.

Aug 14, 2019  |  Sustainability

Accord is at loggerheads with the industry again?

Accord is again in the eye of the storm with the industry levelling allegations of unilateral actions, delaying clearances and many more.

Aug 09, 2019  |  Sustainability

Wage hike – a double-edged sword for the garment workers?

The recent hike as per the wage board has proved to be detrimental for the garment workers, with increased instances of workers being forced to put extra hours without overtime.

Jun 06, 2019  |  Sustainability

The contentious issue of minimum wage that refuses to die

Despite an increase in minimum wages, the garment workers in Bangladesh have yet again taken to streets to express their displeasure.

Jun 04, 2019  |  Sustainability

Coming of age of a home-grown safety platform

Nirapon, a new self-regulating platform, will be taking over from Alliance the overseeing of building inspection.

Jun 01, 2019  |  Sustainability

Is workers’ welfare only suppliers’ responsibility?

A recent report clearly states that the pressure tactics adopted by the brands eventually lead to abuse of garment workers.

May 29, 2019  |  Sustainability

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