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#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. […]

Cividep and FWF conduct leadership training for women garment workers

November 29, 2017 6:33 am | by admin | Posted in Blogs, Gallery, Garment

Cividep India along with Fair wear foundation have worked on an European union project focusing on reducing economic discrimination at workplace. Under this project, we […]

Regional Risk Assessment of the Electronics Industry in India

November 8, 2017 6:38 am | by admin | Posted in Business and Human Rights, Electronics, Reports

Electronics Watch has released a Regional Risk Assessment of the Electronics Industry in India.  The report documents factory compliance with labour laws in India and […]

FEMNET

August 17, 2017 11:14 am | by admin | Posted in Our Partners

FEMNET is a non-profit organisation, which stands up for the economic, cultural and social rights of women. The organisation specifically supports women in the garment […]