ILO in Bangladesh

  • Participants from Bangladesh took part in the Fair Wear Foundation’s Gender Forum in Viet Nam 2-4 October 2017

  • Ms Afroza Khan, Bangladesh Labour Secretary played an active role in the event which sought to end gender-based violence and discrimination in global garment supply chains

  • The event brought together a wide range of stakeholders from the region to share knowledge, experiences, and ideas

  • The Bangladesh team made itself known in the event market place

  • The work of ILO’s RMG programme funded by Canada, Netherlands and the UK was presented

  • And capture by the event cartoonist

  • Joining the labour secretary were participants from the ILO’s Regional Office in Bangkok and the RMG programme

  • At the end of the Gender Forum lots had been learned and relationships established which will benefit the fight for gender equality in Bangladesh


  1. Watch our videos on Youtube

    RMG Project Update: February 2017

  2. Browse our photos from Bangladesh

    Working lives in Bangladesh