Nirapon Hits Its Stride
Nirapon was launched following the sunset of the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety which ceased operations as originally planned, five years from its launch. The Alliance was focused primarily on assessing and remediating building, electrical, and fire safety readiness with the 654 RMG factories manufacturing for the 29 member brands. There were other activities such as safety training in fact
Employment Contracts in Poland: An Increasing Labor and Human Rights Risk in the EU
With a population of 38 million and a gross domestic production of almost USD 600 billion in 2019, Poland is the largest of the economies that joined the European Union in its expansion in 2004. While Poland is widely considered one of Europe’s largest success stories economically, the country faces challenges with emigration, immigration, and most prominently the rule of law.
SafeStep: Transforming the international migration and recruitment system
Bangladesh sends over 400,000 workers overseas for employment each year, making it one of the world’s primary sending countries of international migrant workers. Even amid the COVID-19 pandemic, workers from Bangladesh are still migrating overseas to seek better employment opportunities and sending remittances back home to support their families.