Hey guys, finally dropping another Fashion Factfiles post , sorry it’s been so long!
This month I will be highlighting an ongoing phenomenon that has engulfed the garment industry in Cambodia: mass faintings.
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The Secret Underbelly of the Cambodian Garment Industry
Small factories often act as subcontractors for larger export-oriented factories, but are subject to far less scrutiny or monitoring. Many are secretive with their workers, and their working conditions and business practices stay largely under the radar. These small factories help cut costs for larger factories that are subject to more scrutiny.”
H&M accused of Cambodian factory labour violations
More than four factories in Cambodia have been found to be in violation
of labour rights despite H&M saying they are “best in class”,
according to a report released by Cambodia-based NGO Center for Alliance
of Labor & Human Rights.
Cambodia’s factories improving, report finds
From holding regular evacuation drills to cases of child labour, factories in Cambodia appear to be improving.
Cambodia’s garment workers vulnerable to unsafe abortions
“No boyfriend, no husband, no money, nothing but a baby coming.”