The sector must adapt to serve the larger interests of society.
Top brands engage in abusive labour practices.
Mine inspectors do not share reports of accidents.
Change of government is often viewed as a window of opportunity.
This labour force works under immense pressure.
Social cost, in terms of loss of human lives, means little.
Will Sindh’s labour policy be implemented in letter and spirit?
We do not know how many children toil in domestic service.
The time has come for Pakistan to address inequity.
Challenges to our workforce must be discussed.
Tripartite mechanisms are key to a productive economy.
The state ignores citizens’ welfare.
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Translators in the country remain unrecognised.
Paid domestic work is vital for the larger economy.
PSM workers who retired in 2013 onward have yet to receive their dues.
The internet is a strategic tool for re-energising trade unions.
There is no collective voice for those who clean our sewers.
New ventures such as ‘smart helmets’ need to be promoted.
Outdated, repressive labour laws remain in force.