NEW WEBSITE COMING SOON!! The Maquila Solidarity Network (MSN) is weeks away from launching our new 2015 website, profiling our on-going work on the living wage, women’s labour rights, freedom of association, corporate accountability, and Bangladesh fire and building safety)
May 20, 2011
Bangladesh is demonstrating its strong ties and deepening friendship with Canada with a visit this week from Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. But, as those ties grow stronger, it's time for Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper to raise growing international concerns about the country's harsh treatment of labour and human rights advocates, and the dangerous and unacceptable working conditions that plague the country's garment industry.