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Explore Our In-Depth Insights Into the Situation of Women Working in the Asian Garment Industry

Follow the links below to learn more by hearing women’s voices, reading the research and seeing the impact of our existing initiatives.

What do we mean by dignified work?
Visit our information hub with in-depth research and commentary on key issues affecting women in the garment industry.
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What is the reality for women in factories in Asia?
Check out our video interviews featuring women, managers and others linked to the garment industry in Asia.
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What global initiatives will support CARE’s goals?
CARE supports a new ILO Convention on Ending Violence and Harassment in the Workplace
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How is CARE already supporting improved practices in the industry?
CARE worked with factory managers in Cambodia to help them prevent sexual harassment at work. Learn more about what we’ve achieved and what we’re doing next!
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How is CARE already supporting women to become leaders in the industry?
CARE works with women both within factories and in their communities. Learn more about our successes in Bangladesh.
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What is the cost of sexual harassment to the industry?
CARE’s research estimates sexual harassment has a cost to the industry in Cambodia of as much as USD 89 million per annum.
Read the study

How can you learn more about transparency in the industry?
Fashion Revolution publishes a transparency index which assesses factors ranging from traceability to spotlight issues such as gender equality.
View the Fashion Transparency Index 2018

How does CARE know what works to reduce sexual harassment in factories?
CARE completed an review of promising practice to drive an evidence-based approach to reducing sexual harassment in the garment industry.
Read the review

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Empowering Women to Take the Lead

Women in Bangladesh are having their voices heard. 

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Women employed in garment factories in Bangladesh are becoming leaders at work and in their own communities.

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Engage With Our Work

How are we maximizing our impact? 

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The Personal Advancement and Career Enhancement (P.A.C.E.) program, funded by Gap Inc., worked with young women in the garment industry in Cambodia.

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ILO Convention to End Violence

What is it and what can you do to raise awareness?

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“When the factory started to work on a solution, there were fewer cases [of sexual harassment] happening.”

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Preventing Violence at Work

Factories are taking steps so women feel safer.

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Factories are taking steps so women feel safer.

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Show Solidarity

Add your voice to campaigns for improved protections.

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The program, “Economic Empowerment for Female Garment Workers” is designed to research, identify, and test digital financial tools and deliver complementary education that can be scaled in the future.

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See the Reality

Check out our video interviews.

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