Tag: home-based workers

Photo of the Week, May 23 2012

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This week’s photo is of a beautiful statue created by a home-based worker in Thailand.  To learn more about home-based workers, their living and working conditions, and the importance of and tips for organizing, visit the home-based workers page on the Inclusive Cities website.

Home-based, Bidi, and Garment Worker News April 18 2012

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home-based workers, women's economic empowerment

Garment Worker News Bangladesh. Arifa — the life of a sweatshop worker.  April 13, 2012. Bangladesh. Outcry Over Killing of a Bangladeshi Labour Leader. April, 13 2012. Haroon Habib. The Hindu. The alleged murder of a labour leader has invited international condemnation with a leading human rights body demanding that the Bangladesh government bring the… Read more »

We are Workers Too!

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  Did you know there are 100 million people working from their homes in countries both rich and poor throughout the world?  Did you know many home-based workers experience the lowest wages and highest degrees of poverty?   That the majority of home-based workers are women?  Today’s feature publication, We are Workers Too: Organizing Home-Based Workers in… Read more »