The Programme provides technical assistance by:
- Tailoring it to the needs of each country
- Bearing in mind the national affordability and capacity to cover workers and comply with social security.
News, articles and events
20 April 2018
Five years ago, over 1,100 garment workers lost their lives and hundreds became permanently disabled. How much has really changed at an institutional level? On the fifth anniversary of the Rana Plaza collapse, we turn the spotlight on the state—how much of its professed commitments to protect our workers has it kept?
This is the world's cheapest place to scrap ships' - but in Chittagong, it's people who pay the price.
02 December 2017
Thousands of workers have been killed or maimed dismantling the world’s ships in Bangladesh, India and Pakistan.
The GEIP works with national and regional actors to improve, audit or create the best employment injury insurance system for each country.