Rana Plaza, two years on

Bangladesh ready-made garment sector, challenges and way forward

At 8:54 am local time on April 24, 2013, the Rana Plaza building collapsed claiming more than 1,100 lives and leaving many more injured. Over the past two years, the ILO has been working with its local and international partners on several fronts to improve the situation of workers in the Bangladeshi garment industry.

Date issued: 23 April 2015 | Size/duration: 2'43''