Pandemic deprives Asia’s garment workers of almost $12bn in wages

Pandemic deprives Asia’s garment workers of almost $12bn in wages

Asian garment workers have been deprived of almost $12bn in wages and severance pay as international retailers cancelled orders and demanded price reductions in the wake of the pandemic, according to a labour rights group.The Clean Clothes Campaign said that roughly 1.6m garment workers had lost their jobs in seven Asian countries, including Bangladesh, India … Read more

99% of Big Fashion Brands Don’t Disclose If Workers Are Paid Living Wages: Report

99% of Big Fashion Brands Don’t Disclose If Workers Are Paid Living Wages: Report

4 Mins Read The latest index released by the nonprofit Fashion Revolution shows that 99% of major fashion brands still aren’t transparent about living wages. In the new Fashion Transparency Index 2021, the industry was also called out on its lack of disclosure over Covid-19 response and climate action.  The Fashion Transparency Index 2021 tracks … Read more