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October 2017

  1. Promoting Social Dialogue and Harmonious Industrial Relations in Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Industry

    SDIR Project Update Document

    15 October 2017

    The Promoting Social Dialogue and Harmonious Industrial Relations in Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Industry (SDIR) Project works to enhance workplace rights and industrial relations in the Bangladesh ready-made garment (RMG) sector primarily by facilitating improved dialogue between employers and workers, particularly at workplace level. This documents described the activities and progress of the SDIR project from October 2015 til October 2017.

  2. Promoting Social Dialogue and Harmonious Industrial Relations in Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Industry

    SDIR Project Update - October 2017

    15 October 2017

  3. Skilled labour migration

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) offers hope of higher salaries for migrant workers

    10 October 2017

    Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) provides an opportunity for workers to identify what they have previously learned through informal training or on the job experience, so that it can be assessed and formally acknowledged.

  4. Our impact, Their voices

    Upgrading skills in Bangladesh: Lower staff turnover, higher benefits for employers and employees alike

    03 October 2017

    Lack of opportunities for acquiring and upgrading skills in a systematic manner is a major constraint for the development of the Bangladeshi ready-made garment industry. The ILO is helping companies to meet this challenge.

September 2017

  1. Access to finance

    Seeking financing solutions for industrial safety in the ready-made garment sector

    27 September 2017

  2. Tripartism and social dialogue

    Towards greater transparency in union registration and labour practice

    21 September 2017

    Trade unions gain awareness of standard operating procedures for unfair labour practices and trade union registrations.

  3. Event

    ILO seeks greener future for Bangladesh jobs and employment

    20 September 2017

    Workshop highlights high potential of incorporating green jobs into ILO work in Bangladesh

  4. Interview

    Seeking a win-win situation on migration

    11 September 2017

    ILO’s Application of Migration Policy for Decent Work for Migrant Workers project, funded by the Swiss Agency for Cooperation and Development is working with the Government of Bangladesh to operationalize policy and legal measures to support migrant workers. Chief Technical Advisor Deepa Bharati talks about what the initiative is trying to achieve.

August 2017

  1. Publication

    RMG Programme Fact Sheet

    30 August 2017

  2. Global garment industry

    Better Work cartoons spark conversations from the boardroom to the factory floor

    25 August 2017

    Joint ILO-IFC programme promotes innovative approach to improve industrial relations in the global garment industry.