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People’s Health Movement – India: Third National Health Assembly

October 17, 2018 8:33 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Media, Miscellaneous

The third National Health Assembly of People’s Health Movement was held in Raipur, Chhattisgarh on 22nd and 23rd September 2018 with the motto, ” the time to […]

Operationalising Labour Rights and Access to Remedy : A Conversation between Dr Jean Jenkins and Gopinath Parakuni

October 4, 2018 4:35 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Garment, Media

Summer of 2018: A conversation between Dr Jean Jenkins, Reader in Employment Relations at Cardiff Business School, and Gopinath Parakuni, General Secretary at Cividep India. This […]

April 2018

September 11, 2018 7:21 am | by admin | Posted in Grants

#WhoCares? campaign for business responsibilities towards childcare and maternity rights

June 1, 2018 1:18 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Media

The #WhoCares? campaign, run by FEMNET, is aimed at European consumers and asks Who Cares for the children of seamstresses in India, for maternity rights […]

National Round-Table on Working Conditions and Social Dialogue in the Indian Electronics Industry, Chennai, 9 March 2018

February 9, 2018 6:35 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Electronics, Media

On 9 March 2018, Cividep India, Good Electronics and Electronics Watch are organising a National Round-Table on Working Conditions and Social Dialogue in the Indian […]

Report on Conditions of Migrant Workers in Bangalore’s Garment Industry

February 5, 2018 8:20 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Garment, Reports

The state of Karnataka is known as the textile hub of India. It is responsible for 20% of the national garment production and 8% of […]

Mapping ‘invisible’ shoemakers in south India: RMIT Round-Table in Vellore

February 2, 2018 4:58 pm | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Business and Human Rights, Leather, Media

In December 2017, the RMIT (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology) Round-Table facilitated by Cividep India in Vellore, brought together women workers, manufacturers, charities and brands […]

Cividep Contribution to Comparative Study on the Impact of Tanneries on Communities in North and South India

January 11, 2018 10:48 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Leather, Reports

Cividep India contributed to a report titled ‘Watch your step: A study on the social and environmental impacts of tanneries in Uttar Pradesh and Tamil […]

Cividep at a Round-Table Conference at the University of Valencia, Spain

January 2, 2018 8:39 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Garment, Leather, Media

As part of the European ‘Change Your Shoes’ Campaign, Gopinath Parakuni and Brinda Devi Kamaraj from Cividep traveled to Spain and four other European countries […]

National Conference on Business Responsibilities for Childcare in Workplaces

December 19, 2017 4:15 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Garment, Reports

Cividep India, with Heinrich Böll Stiftung, held a national conference on ‘Business Responsibilities for Childcare in Workplaces’ in New Delhi, India on 24 October 2017. […]