April 14, 2014 /
Tom Hundley
It has been nearly a year since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh left more than 1,100 workers dead.
April 14, 2014 / Radio New Zealand International
Kenneth R. Weiss
Ken Weiss discusses the choices facing women garment workers in Bangladesh.
April 10, 2014 / PBS NewsHour
Fred de Sam Lazaro
A year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, clothing manufacturers and retailers still have a long way to go in making amends.
April 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Fred de Sam Lazaro
In Bangladesh, efforts to establish norms of health and safety regulation across factory production lines have met with resistance. The fear is that overseas buyers will take business elsewhere.
Image by Fred de Sam Lazaro. Bangladesh, 2014.
April 8, 2014
Fred de Sam Lazaro
One year after the collapse of Rana Plaza many workers in Bangladesh still depend on garment-making—despite the low wages and high safety risk that come with the job.
April 4, 2014
Jason Motlagh, Kenneth R. Weiss
More than 1,100 people lost their lives a year ago. What reforms are needed to make sure this never happens again?
March 17, 2014
Tom Hundley
The women and girls who work in the sweatshops of Bangladesh’s garment industry put in backbreaking hours for pitiful wages.
March 13, 2014 / The Los Angeles Times
Kenneth R. Weiss
The garment factory workers toil for paltry wages. But such jobs give Bangladeshi girls a measure of independence in a traditional Muslim society.
February 23, 2014
Quinn Libson, Glenn Baker, Steve Sapienza
"Easy Like Water," a film that documents one man's mission to help Bangladesh's schools adapt to climate change, attracts notice from television broadcasts.
November 23, 2013
Jason Motlagh
Jason Motlagh returns to Bangladesh to investigate its export garment industry in the wake of the Rana Plaza tragedy.
November 10, 2013 / Time
Jason Motlagh
Leather from Bangladesh is in great demand at fashion houses from Italy to Hong Kong, but it comes at a cost: toxic waste and disease in the tanneries of Dhaka. TIME takes a look inside.
October 29, 2013 / Untold Stories
Tom Hundley
Barely six months have passed since the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh, and already it seems the world has forgotten.
October 24, 2013 / The Nation
Jason Motlagh
Months after the Rana Plaza factory disaster, victims’ families have received little or no compensation.

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