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Home-Based Worker News Jan 11 2013

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(ENGLISH) BANGLADESH, PAKISTAN. “The Link Between USC and Garment Worker Factory Fires.” The Nation (December 19, 2012) Maria Rodriguez and Sarah Newell. The human toll of sweatshop abuse has proved severe in recent months. The Tazreen factory fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh in late November claimed the lives of 112 workers, and two months prior, a… Read more »

Home-Based Workers News Nov 15 2012

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(ENGLISH) Pakistan. “EOBI to register self-employed, home-based workers.” (November 15, 2012). The International News. The Chairman, Employees’ Old Age Benefits Institution (EOBI), Zafar Iqbal Gondal, has requested the working community to register themselves in EOBI for securing their future.   (ESPAÑOL) Costa Rica. “Seguro que cancelan trabajadores independientes aumentó este mes.” (November 13, 2012). YouTube…. Read more »

Home-based Worker News Sept 27 2012

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Colombia. Trabajadores Independientes Según el Art.13 de la Ley 1527 de 2012. September 21, 2012. Youtube. Respuesta del Dr. Diego Guevara, Líder de Investigación Contable y Tributaria de actualicese.com a la pregunta.  Pakistan. Families of missing workers still looking for bodies. September 14, 2012. Dawn.com. Desperate family members of still missing workers were looking for their loved ones in… Read more »

Home-based Worker News, May 26 2012

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South-East Asia. South-East Asian garment workers facing exploitation. May 18, 2012.   Fibre2Fashion. Migrant workers have played a central part in the economic success story of many South-East Asian countries in recent years. As these countries have embraced the ‘outwards turn’ of export orientation, migrant workers have provided a regular source of cheap labour that has… Read more »