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

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Women Garment Workers in Bangladesh

The multimillion dollar garment industry is a major draw for women who migrate to urban areas in Bangladesh in search of work. However, wages are poor, and working conditions are atrocious. This is compounded by the insecurity women face in an urban setting without proper affordable housing, transportation facilities and any form of social security.

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