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Exploiting Labour in the Garment and Leather Sectors in Bangalore, India.

Date May 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Exploiting Labour in the Garment and Leather Sectors in Bangalore, India.

In this talk, Gopinath and Jean will talk about the challenges of organising workers who are unused to industrial environments and need to be introduced to the concepts and realties of trade unionism in innovative ways.

Jean Jenkins is a Reader in Industrial Relations based at Cardiff Business School.

Gopinath Parakuni is the General Secretary of Cividep-India,  an  NGO concerned with worker’s rights and human rights impact of businesses.

In addition, Dr Francesca Fois will be presenting findings from fieldwork in S America, and Beth Saunders will discuss international volunteering and its role in international development.

Lunch available. All Welcome.

Details

Date:
May 22
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

CWPS-WISERD@Aberystwyth

Venue

L1 Common Room
Geography & Earth Science
Llandinam, Aberystwyth University SY23 3FE United Kingdom
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