Increasing productivity and competitiveness through labour law compliance in Pakistan’s textile sector (Project fact sheet)

ILO is providing technical support to the Pakistani Textile Industries for better compliance with labour laws and standards through establishment of a ‘Integrated Compliance & Reporting’ Unit. The project is funded by Pakistan Textile Exporters Association (PTEA) while ILO is providing technical support.

In partnership with Pakistan Textiles Exporters Association (PTEA), the ILO is providing technical support in promoting Labour Law Compliance in Textile Sector in Faisalabad for better productivity and competitiveness. The 3 years long project will provide support to 280 factories and will focus on institutionalising a monitoring and reporting mechanism at the industry association level and providing enterprise level support in developing workplace improvement policies and programmes. The project will closely work with tripartite supervisory bodies at federal, provincial and district levels, international buyers/sourcing community and other stakeholders.