ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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World Trade and Workers' Rights

Indian, and other developing countries', opposition to linking trade and labour standards is not so much anti-imperialist as prodomestic business. Allowing exploitation of labour anywhere in the world undermines the rights of all workers around the world. It is possible to incorporate labour standards in trade agreements to help workers everywhere. The institutional resources of the ILO, with funds from the WTO, will make implementation possible.

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