Sommilito Garments Sramik Federation – SGSF

SGSF is a union based in Bangladesh that works towards strengthening unions and achieving decent working conditions. SGSF represents over 100,000 workers in the ready-made garment sector in Bangladesh. SGSF is an affiliate of IndustriALL Global Union.

WASHINGTON, DC – The Fair Labor Association, a joint effort of universities, civil society organizations and socially responsible companies dedicated to protecting workers’ rights around the world, announced today the appointment of three new members to its board of directors.  Each new member will represent a sector of the organization’s membership. The new members include a former child worker form Bangladesh, the retail and licensing expert at California State University, Long Beach, and the head of traceability for outdoor brand Patagonia. “The strength...