Rana Plaza: Global day action pushes brands to pay

Rana Plaza: Global day action pushes brands to pay

29-04-2015 17:57

The Rana Plaza Global Day of Action on April 24 pushed brands to contribute several millions for the survivors of the Rana Plaza factory collapse. A last minute initiative secured additional donations to the Rana Plaza compensation fund, but despite this US$2.7 million is still needed. Clean Clothes Campaign calls on brands to fill the remaining funding gap by May Day.

H&M's sustainability promises will not deliver a living wage

H&M's sustainability promises will not deliver a living wage

Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) is today calling on H&M to show evidence to back up its 'fair living wage' claims, following the release of a new Sustainability Report. The campaign says that making marketing capital from workers' poverty with little evidence of change is unethical and stands to slow down progress in the industry.

Free Somyot: 4 years in jail for 'insulting the king'

Free Somyot: 4 years in jail for 'insulting the king'

30-04-2015 09:50

Today it has been four years since Thai editor and labour rights activist Somyot Pruksakaemsuk was arrested and imprisoned in Thailand, based on the lèse majesté law. CCC is concerned for his health and calls for his immediate release.

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So many people joined the Rana Plaza global day of action

On April 24th 2015, thousands and thousands of people worldwide joined in to demand justice for the victims of Rana Plaza, to hold brands accountable and to ensure that vital and lasting changes are made in the global apparel industry. United, we can make change happen.

We're still getting in reports from actions all over the world.

And while the funding gap hasn't been completey filled yet, we are oh so close. Together, we won't stop until full and fair compensation is reached!

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Helpful links for more information about the Rana Plaza disaster, the compensation fund, and which brands to need to pay up:

Benetton to show true colors at Milan Fashion week

24-02-2015 14:40

Clean Clothes Campaign marks Milan Fashion Week, which opens today, with actions across Europe calling on Benetton to stop delaying payments to the Rana Plaza victims by immediately contributing at least $5 million into the Rana Plaza Donors Trust Fund.

Widow from 2012 factory fire petitions KiK

05-03-2015 10:55

Widow from 2012 factory fire in Pakistan launches community petition demanding long-term compensation from German company KiK

Rana Plaza survivor and others arrested at Children's Place headquarters

18-03-2015 12:20

Nearly 30 demonstrators, including a survivor of the Rana Plaza building collapse, were arrested on 12 march 2015 after organizing a peaceful protest at Children's Place headquarters in New Jersey.

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