HNI and Affiliates in the News

10 Years Since Rana Plaza, Not Enough Has Changed

By Bella Web – Vogue Business
Janhavi Dave comments on the insufficient compensation paid by some brands, the ongoing struggles faced by garment workers, and the need for transparency, accountability, and decent working conditions in the industry.

Discussion on International Home-based Workers Day

By: Municipality of El Bosque, Chile

Patricia Coñoman, Councilwoman of the Municipality of El Bosque and HNI IWC member talks about the history of home-based workers in Chile, their struggles and achievements.

Extreme Weather Batters Home-based Workers’s Livelihoods

By: Chris Bonner

Adverse climate trends and events all have an impact on the livelihoods of HBWs. While the impact of COVID-19 and the resultant lockdown has resulted in a decrease in income for HBWs, climate change has also been a key contributor to decreased productivity.

The Future of Work: Forging an Inclusive Economy

By: Ford Foundation

The informal economy employs 6 out of every 10 workers in the world—and the economic recovery of these workers is a critical component of a global economic rebound from the Covid-19 crisis.


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