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ONE YEAR ON, UN WELCOMES INITIAL PAYMENTS to SURVIVORS of FACTORY COLLAPSE

Step in right direction, but call for corporate accountability following deadliest disaster in history of garment industry. Urge Walmart, Benetton, & Children’s Place to pay up for families & injured workers of Rana Plaza. Stand in solidarity.

1st Companies Give to Fund for Victims of Bangladeshi Factory Collapse

The Rana Plaza Donors Trust Fund, which will be administered by ILO, reported names of first 5 companies to contribute: El Corte Ingl├ęs; Inditex, which includes the brand Zara; Loblaw; Mango; & Mascot toward a $40 million goal in a $48 Billion industry.

Positive Step in Bangladesh Garment Industry

UN International Labor Organization (ILO) partners in new programme which is a positive step for women, workers, & families in the Bangladesh ready-made garment industry.