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Document ID (ISN)107722
CIS number 08-10
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Title Women and work in the garment industry
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2006. 63p. Illus. 19 ref.
Internet access http://www.betterfactories.org/content/documents/1/Women%20and%20Work%20in%20the%20Garment%20Industry%20(en).pdf [in English]
Abstract The "Better Factories Cambodia" programme of the ILO aims to improve working conditions in Cambodia's export garment factories through independent monitoring, advice, training and information. This study consisted of a survey in the garment industry designed to explore women workers' and managers' knowledge, attitudes and practices around a number of issues including health and nutrition, breastfeeding and child care, harassment including sexual harassment, workplace relations and dispute resolution.
Descriptors (primary) Cambodia; ILO; clothing industry; women; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) children; sexual harassment; labour-management relations; international cooperation; psychology of work organization; survey; nursing mothers; state of health
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Textile and clothing industries
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Clothing and finished textile products industry
Sexual harassment