SFC_WomenatWork_FullReport_25June2016

Eliminating Violence Against Women At Work


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A report by UK-based Sisters for Change and a few Bangalore-based NGOs working in the garment industry had serious observations, like in Bangalore – one in every seven women reportedly face sexual violence in garment factories. Based on surveys of women workers, this 25-page report also claims that hardly any such cases were reported to the authorities.

The report is based on a survey of more than 20 factories’ women workers. It also made nine recommendations to improve the working conditions.