Tuesday 14 December 2010
ITGLWF Campaign for a Living Wage
In almost every part of the world the story is the same: garment workers don’t earn enough to support their families and as a result are forced to work excessively long hours to try to make ends meet.
The ITGLWF has developed a living wage DVD and materials to enable unions to build campaigns on the living wage. The video below is one unit taken from the DVD and looks at how workers struggle to survive on current wages. Other units of the DVD are available on the ITGLWF’s YouTube channel.
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