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Your actions are powerful. We want a fashion industry that is fair and just for garment workers. We want to see workers’ demands met. And we will not stop until this happens. And you can help us get there.

Adidas workers around the world protesting

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UK FASHION BRANDS: COMMIT TO LEICESTER

Leicester’s garment sector is in crisis, as brands force through discounts, make last-minute cancellations and impose financial penalties. Act now to support Leicester garment workers!

Adidas workers around the world protesting

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Tesco: Pay VK Garment workers

 For years, Tesco and its social auditor Intertek made profit from their forced labour. Now, 130 VK Garment workers are taking them to court to demand justice. Support them!

Adidas workers around the world protesting

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adidas steals from its workers 

Adidas is one of the world’s most profitable sports brands, yet workers making their clothes are systematically subjected to wage theft and union busting.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Remember the Dead and Fight for the Living

Date: 24th April 2023
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: 6 – 8pm, Toynbee Hall, 28 Commercial St, London E1 6LS
An evening of film and discussion at Toynbee Hall. Following the memorial we will head to Toynbee Hall for an evening of film and discussion. The Rainbow Collective will be screening an update to their 2014 film Tears in the Fabric, that follows the lives of the families affected by the disaster; and No Sweat will host a panel discussion on workers’ struggles in Bangladesh over the past ten years and the link to struggles in the UK today. Chaired by No Sweat’s podcast host, non-binary comedian, Andrew O’Neill, and featuring award-winning journalist and author, Tansy Hoskins and more speakers TBC.

East London Remembers Rana Plaza

Date: 24th April 2023
Time: 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Altib Ali Park, Adler St, London, E1 1FD
On the tenth anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster, trade unionists, workers’ rights activists, and local community groups will gather in Tower Hamlets, East London for a memorial to remember the lives lost in the deadliest garment-factory disaster in history. 

PHOTO EXHIBITION: Rana Plaza and the Resistance: Ten Years On

Date: 24th April 2023
Time: 12:00 am
Location: Toynbee Hall, 28 Commercial St, London E1 6LS
Launching in April, the Rana Plaza Solidarity Collective will host a photo exhibition by the celebrated Bangladeshi photographer and activist, Taslima Akhter and members of Bangladesh Garment Workers Solidarity (BGWS). Taslima was on the ground hours after the Rana Plaza collapsed and the photos highlight not only the devastation of the collapse, but ten years of resistance and struggle for justice by family members and garment workers involved in the Bangladesh Garment Workers Solidarity organisation.
The exhibition will also will also feature a video installation by Rainbow Collective of garment worker protests over 10 years in Bangladesh, together with a collection of large format portraits of Rana Plaza survivors, used as banners in street demonstrations across Europe following the collapse.

 

Cost of Fashion Oxford Circus Walking Tour

Date: 23rd April 2023
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Location: Meet at Soho Square, W10 3QP
Join us to commemorate those who lost their lives in the disaster and remind high street chains to always put people before profits.

Rana Plaza Never Again

Date: 23rd April 2023
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Location: Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester
A peaceful walking tour demonstration targeting key brands to remember those we lost and demand action.

PAST ACTIONS

PRIMARK: Have you paid your workers?

Since March, workers who produce Primark’s clothes in Bangladesh, Myanmar and Cambodia have been protesting mass dismissal, unpaid wages and reduction in pay. Sign our petition today and join us in calling for Primark to to ensure that all workers in their supply chain are paid their wages. Workers should not have to pay the cost of the pandemic!

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