April 18, 2014 / The Washington Post
Jason Motlagh
A year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza complex, safety measures and working conditions for garment factory workers have gotten better, but there is still a long way to go.
April 18, 2014 / Bloomberg Businessweek
Sean Gallagher
Sean Gallagher documents the lives of India's growing army of e-waste workers and the impact the industry is having on their health and local environment.
April 18, 2014 / Virginia Quarterly Review
Jason Motlagh
In Bangladesh, one year after the worst accident in the history of the garment industry, recovery remains a fragile process, justice seems elusive, and reform has a long way to go.
Image by David Rochkind. Vietnam, 2014.
April 15, 2014
David Rochkind, Jens Erik Gould
Vietnam has less than 30 percent of the funding needed to fight tuberculosis. Only able to finance the most basic treatment programs, the country may soon be faced with the spread of a drug-resistant
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 14, 2014 / Untold Stories
Jens Erik Gould, David Rochkind
In Vietnam, the greatest challenge to fighting TB is finding the people in need of diagnosis before they spread the disease to others.
April 11, 2014 / Roads & Kingdoms
Michael Edison Hayden, Sami Siva
India's poor hospital infrastructure proves to be an obstacle in tackling the region's high infant mortality.
April 11, 2014 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
Why the surprising Philippine Supreme Court ruling on reproductive health rights is a big win for women — and a blow to the Catholic Church.
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 8, 2014 / Untold Stories
Larry C. Price
High on a mountainside on the remote Philippine island of Mindanao, a village sits over one of the world's richest gold deposits. Here, the quest for gold is more important than health.

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