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Research documents about working conditions in the garment and sporting goods industry in India

The fire that killed 42; A fact finding report of the accident in a footwear manufacturing unit in Agra
National Campaign on Labour Rights, June 2002
via e-mail: campaign@labourfile.org

Working conditions in apparel industry in North-India: the impact of social compliance programs
CSR World.net Consulting Pvt. LTD., New Delhi, 2002
via e-mail: info@csrworld.net

A study on health, safety and environmental aspects of garment export production in Tirupur region
Alternative Consumers Union, The Netherlands, December 2001
via e-mail: kleding@akb.a2000.nl

Flexible production, feminisation and disorganisation, evidence from Tirupur Knitwear Industry
Economic and Political Weekly, Review of Labour, May 25, 2002

A case study illustrating the relationship between core labour standards and trade, international competition and its impact on working conditions in the Indian garment export industry
Stahl and Stalmarker, 2002
via e-mail: katarinastahl@yahoo.se

Labour issues in export processing zones in South Asia; role of social dailogue
South Asia Multidisciplinary Advisory Team, International Labour Organisation, Indian Industrial Relations Association, New Delhi, November 2001
A.S. Oberai, A. Sivananthiran, C.S. Venkata Ratnam eds.
via e-mail: sivanathiram@ilodel.org.in

Garment industry in South Asia; rags or riches? Competitiveness, productivity and job quality in the post-MFA environment
South Asia Multidisciplinary Advisory Team, International Labour Organisation (Gopal Joshi, ed), New Delhi, April 2002
via e-mail: sivanathiram@ilodel.org.in

Defend Your Cotton; prevent super pests, prevent genetic pollution
Research Foundation for Science, Technology and Ecology, New Delhi, July 3, 2002
e-mail: rfste@ndf.vsnl.net.in

A study on living and working conditions of textile workers in Karur and Vedasanthur
I. Mohandass and S.M. Prithiviraj, Peacetrust, April 2002
via e-mail Peacetrust: peacetrust@vsnl.com

Living and working conditions of Tirupur women garment workers
American Centre for International Labour Solidarity (ACILS) and Social Awareness and Voluntary Education (SAVE), 2002
via e-mail: save@md4.vsnl.net.in

Research proposal on subcontracting in Bombay
Rohini Hensman and Chanda Korgaokar, Union research group, November 2001
Rohini Hensman: banaji@bom3.vsnl.net.in

Wearing Thin: living wage report
Labour Behind the Label (UK coalition of the Clean Clothes Campaign), November 2001
website: www.labourbehindthelabel.org
e-mail: lbl@gn.apc.org

The Impact of Globalisation on Employment in India and Responses from the Formal and Informal Sectors
Rohini Hensman, CLARA: Working Papers on Asian Labour, Amsterdam 2001
via e-mail: chlia@iisg.nl

Basic information on regional labour conditions in the garment industry in the region of Mumbai
Pre-study for the Dutch Fair Wear Foundation (of which the Clean Clothes Campaign is a member)
Association for Stimulating Know How, 2001
e-mail: papma@fairwear.nl

Basic information on regional labour conditions in the garment industry
Terms of reference for Pre-study: Fair Wear Foundation, Amsterdam, July 2001
e-mail: papma@fairwear.nl

The reality behind the code; working conditions in garment factories producing for Vendex KBB
Joris Oldenziel, SOMO, Amsterdam, June 2001
website: www.somo.nl / www.cleanclothes.org
e-mail: info@somo.nl

Child Labour in Tirupur Knitwear Cluster
Nikil Raj, June 2001
via e-mail: info@indianet.nl

Report on labour conditions of two garment export companies at Tirupur
SAVE, Tirupur, 2001
e-mail: save-ngo@eth.net / save@md4.vsnl.net.in

Report on labour standards in garment export industries in Tirupur
SAVE, Tirupur, September 2000
website: www.cleanclothes.org
e-mail: save-ngo@eth.net, save@md4.vsnl.net.in

Need Assessment Study on Living and Working Conditions of Migrant Workers at Tirupur
SAVE, Tirupur
e-mail: save-ngo@eth.net, save@md4.vsnl.net.in

Pre study conducted with workers of a garment factory in New Delhi
Study conducted for the pilot project of the Clean Clothes Campaign Sweden, October 2000
e-mail: Renée Andersson renee@renaklader.org

The dark side of football; child and adult labour in India's football industry and the role of the FIFA
[online/download]
India Committee of the Netherlands, June 2000
website: www.indianet.nl
e-mail: info@indianet.nl

Child Labour in the Sports Goods Industry: Jalandhar - A Case Study
Study Conducted by V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, Noida, India sponsored by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (New Delhi) and ILO
via e-mail: info@indianet.nl

Living wage; country case studies
Labour Behind the Label (Clean Clothes Campaign UK) October 1999
website: www.labourbehindthelabel.org
e-mail: lbl@gn.apc.org

Child Labour in the Hosiery Industry of Tirupur
C. Nambi, Centre for Social Education and Development, 1999
e-mail: csed@md5.vsnl.net.in

Neither Bread Nor Roses; a study of women and men workers in the 'Galas' of industrial estates in Mumbai
The workers solidarity centre Bombay, June 1998
Sujata Gotoshkar: sujatagothoskar@yahoo.com

Codes of conduct and women workers: report from India
Hensman Rohini, March 1998
Rohini Hensman: banaji@bom3.vsnl.net.in

Case file: the multinational retail trading company C&A
Prepared by the Clean Clothes Campaign for a session of the Permanent People's Tribunal on worker's and consumer's rights in the garment industry, 1998
website: www.cleanclothes.org
e-mail: ccc@xs4all.nl

Case file: H&M
Prepared by the Clean Clothes Campaign for a session of the Permanent People's Tribunal on worker's and consumer's rights in the garment industry, 1998
website: www.cleanclothes.org
e-mail: ccc@xs4all.nl

Child and Adult labour in the export-oriented garment and gem polishing industry of India; with case studies from Tirupur, Bangalore, Jaipur and Trichy
[online]
Martine Kruijtbosch, India Committee of the Netherlands, November 1996
website: www.indianet.nl
e-mail: info@indianet.nl

Workers and working conditions in export processing zones in India - a case study of Seepz, ICFTU
Chanda P. Korgaokar
e-mail: ckorgao@bom5.vsnl.net.in

Women workers in the garment industry - a rough draft
Vinita Balekundari, Women Workers and organisational Project, 1995
(introduction by Sujata Gothoskar: sujatagothoskar@yahoo.com)

Workers in ready-made garment units in the free trade zones - a comparative study
The Indian National Textile Workers Federation and The Ambekar Institute of Labour studies, Bombay (RMMS/ INTUC), sponsored by the ITGWLF, December 1994

Women workers in ready made garment industry - Bombay
Maithreyi Krishnaraj, 1987, SNDT Womens University, Mumbai

New opportunities on old terms: The case of the garment industry in India
Maithreyi Krishnaraj, 1987, SNDT Womens University, Mumbai

Invisible hands: The women behind India's export earnings
Vijay Rukmini & Sahba Husain, 1991
(This is a study of the garment industry in Delhi in a book called: 'Indian women in a changing industrial scenario', Sage Publications, New Delhi, 1991)


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