Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-Made Garment Sector in Bangladesh (RMGP Programme)

The ready-made garment (RMG) industry in Bangladesh was hit by several fatal industrial accidents in 2012 and 2013, including the Rana Plaza collapse in April 2013.

In response, the ILO Programme on Improving Working Conditions in the Ready-Made Garment Sector funded by Canada, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom was launched in October 2013. Read more

Quarterly update

See activities and progress of the programme from July - September 2017.

Rana Plaza, 3 years on

  1. Brochure

    Strengthening workplace safety and labour rights in the Bangladesh Ready-Made Garment Sector

    In the three years since the collapse of the Rana Plaza, the ILO has been working with the Government of Bangladesh, employers and workers organizations to improve working conditions in the Bangladeshi garment industry. This updated publication captures progress to date

Rebuilding lives with decent work

  1. Our impact, their voices

    Refusing to throw in the towel on factory safety in Bangladesh

  2. Labour Inspector

    Lady inspectors take to two wheels

  3. Labour Inspector

    Learning labour court skills in Bangladesh

  4. Labour inspector

    Towards a safer RMG sector for Bangladesh

  5. Survivor's story

    A small shop built on big dreams

  6. Survivor's story

    From worker to owner

  7. Playlist

    Watch more videos from ILO TV Bangladesh