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Bangladesh Garment Union Leaders Making Change Together

Some 600 factory-level garment union leaders and workers from 35 factories met during the recent Bangladesh Garments and Industrial Workers Federation (BGIWF) Convention in Dhaka, the Bangladesh capital. Joining together under the convention theme, “Together we can bring change,” participants described the workplace improvements that followed after workers formed unions. “Before forming the union, the… [READ MORE]

Peru: Women Farm Workers Build Empowerment Network

Rosa Pérez was brought to Lima, Peru, from the country’s Northern Sierra when she was a child to work as a domestic worker. As a young adult, she moved to the farming region of La Libertad to make her own way as an agricultural laborer. Thirty years, four children and five grandkids later, Perez has… [READ MORE]