Sunday, May 11, 2014

Consultation meeting on labour laws

WORD is the partner to SAVE/FIDH program in Namakkal District in implementing Community Awareness Building towards prevention of child workers in Textile Industry.  

Under this program, a round-table discussion was organised by SAVE in Chennai on 8 May 2014 on the situation of garment workers in India with various stakeholders in India's garment industry: international organizations, union leaders, government representatives, lawyers and NGOs. 

WORD has also participated in the meeting. During the meeting the challenges to implement the national and international law on labour rights in garment industries were discussed.