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Adidas and Mizuno involved in unfair dismissal case

Adidas and Mizuno involved in unfair dismissal case

Last Thursday, a large group of workers who stitched sport shoes for adidas and the Japanese brand Mizuno took to the Japanese Embassy in Jakarta to demand their immediate reinstatement.

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Join thousands in the call for a living wage

Join thousands in the call for a living wage

While the summer sale is in full swing in cities around the world, Clean Clothes Campaign raises attention on the ‘manufacturing defects’ of clothes with the launch of the Living Wage Defect website. People can sign the petition for a living wage for garment workers and can symbolically send back a garment due to its living wage defect to fashion brands.

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UNIQLO under fire for factory closure after worker uprising

UNIQLO under fire for factory closure after worker uprising

UNIQLO, one of Asia's biggest fashion brands, has come under fire this month after one of its Chinese supplier factories, Artigas Clothing and Leather, shut down without notice and denied workers severance and social insurance payments.

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Call for action after Chinese factory collapse

Call for action after Chinese factory collapse

The Clean Clothes Campaign expresses sadness and anger at the news of a tragic loss of life at a shoe factory that collapsed in east China last Saturday, and sends its heartfelt condolences to all the families affected.

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WE WON!! Rana Plaza workers get compensation

WE WON!! Rana Plaza workers get compensation

The Clean Clothes Campaign (CCC) is delighted to announce a major campaign victory with the confirmation that the Rana Plaza Donors Trust Fund has finally met its target of $30 million, following a large anonymous donation.

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CCC calls for investigation after factory fire Philippines

CCC calls for investigation after factory fire Philippines

Clean Clothes Campaign calls on the government of the Philipines to carry out a full and detailed investigation into the circumstances surrounding a fire at a Manila slipper factory, which killed at least 72 workers on May 13th 2015.

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The naked truth of H&M starts now

Why not tell this season's bikini models to talk to H&M about living wages? : Dear Doutzen, you have recently modelled for the new bikini line of H&M. Congratulations with the beautiful pictures! But do you know where and under what conditions the bikinis of H&M are made?

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

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

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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Rana Plaza: Global day action pushes brands to pay

Rana Plaza: Global day action pushes brands to pay

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.

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Statement by the Clean Clothes Campaign on the second anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster:

Statement by the Clean Clothes Campaign on the second anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster:

Today marks the second anniversary of the Rana Plaza building collapse, the most deadly disaster ever in the global garment industry. At least 1,134 people were killed and over 2500 injured as the 8-storey building housing 5 garment factories collapsed.

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In Depth analysis of the PwC Report and Benetton's obligation.

Scott Nova of the Worker Rights Consortium provides an in depth analysis of the PwC Report addressing Benetton’s obligation to compensate the victims of the Rana Plaza disaster

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Join the Rana Plaza global day of action

Join the Rana Plaza global day of action

On April 24th 2015, join in action with people worldwide 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.

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

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

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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Our contribution to the EU Flagship initiative on garment

2015 is the European year for development. In this context, the European commission want to launch an EU flagship initiative on responsible management of the supply chain in the garment sector. Clean Clothes Campaign accepted the invitation to contribute in the identification of this flagship initiative and to participate in an informal meeting with stakeholders gathered on 23 January in Brussels.

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Key findings Migrant report Thailand

Key findings Migrant report Thailand

In 2012, the Thailand Textile Institute (THTI) set out an ambitious 300 million THB (7.29 million EURi) plan to develop the national textile and garment industry over four years, with the aim of transforming Thailand into Southeast Asia's fashion centreii. The focal point of garment production is located in Mae Sot, Tak Province, roughly 500km northwest of Bangkok on the border with Myanmar.

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New report to mark International Migrant Day

New report to mark International Migrant Day

To mark the United Nation’s International Migrant Day, Clean Clothes Campaign released a new report in conjunction with the MAP Foundation outlining the gross violations of labour rights among migrant workers in the Thai apparel industry.

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Join our action: Tell Bata to stop cut-and-run Sri Lanka

Join our action: Tell Bata to stop cut-and-run Sri Lanka

Bata admits to a cut-and-run after a conflict in one of the factories in Sri Lanka which made their shoes. One year ago, close to 200 workers were fired after they complained about not getting their salary increases. Join our action, tell Bata on facebook and rate Bata on their own rating page: http://on.fb.me/1sc8n9w

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New CCC begins in Czech Republic

New CCC begins in Czech Republic

On World Day for Decent Work, Clean Clothes Campaign is delighted to welcome the newest European platform.

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Bata refuses to step up for the people who made their shoes

Bata refuses to step up for the people who made their shoes

Shoe company Bata refuses to take any responsibility for the resolution of a labour rights conflict arising at the factory Palla & Co., a Sri Lankan shoe factory. Workers say its owner repeatedly refused to pay workers an agreed upon pay rise. Bata, who was sourcing from the factory at the time of the labour conflict, cut its commercial relationship with Palla & Co. in late 2013.

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