Tag: Bangladesh

One Year Later, The Deadliest Value Chain Continues

We have just passed the one year anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh that killed over 1,00o garment workers. On the anniversary of that senseless disaster,  Kamal Munir, a […]

Lessons Not Learned in Bangladesh

The NY Times reports that even after the horrible deaths of over 1,100 workers at the Rana Plaza factory in Bangladesh two months ago, the local garment industry continues to […]

Ignoring the True Cost of Risk: The Lessons of Rana Plaza

The FT has an interesting graphic out that shows the evolution of the garment export trade: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/5448bc70-c460-11e2-9ac0-00144feab7de.html#axzz2UJXFZ5ym The graph shows that it was only in 2010 that Bangladesh entered the […]