Global Roundup: Bangladeshi Garment Workers,…

Compiled by Inaara Merani Garment employees work at Fakhruddin Textile Mills Limited in Gazipur, Bangladesh, February 7, 2021. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain The South Asian region employs roughly 4 million workers in the garment industry, but a vast majority of these workers barely earn livable wages. In Bangladesh, more than half the nation’s garment workers are women, but over 90% of supervisor positions are held by men;

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