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Zeenat Hisam

Media and labour

Media and labour

The internet is a strategic tool for re-energising trade unions. Published Aug 13, 2017 07:27am
Sanitation workers

Sanitation workers

There is no collective voice for those who clean our sewers. Published Jun 12, 2017 06:03am
Safety through IT

Safety through IT

New ventures such as ‘smart helmets’ need to be promoted. Published Jun 04, 2017 01:29am
No labour reform

No labour reform

Outdated, repressive labour laws remain in force. Updated May 01, 2017 06:59am
Map of resistance

Map of resistance

This day honours landless workers’ struggles. Published Apr 17, 2017 01:47am
Work ethics

Work ethics

Regionally, Pakistan has one of the lowest labour productivity rates. Published Feb 05, 2017 06:58am
Migrant smuggling

Migrant smuggling

The number of young men dreaming of new shores has increased. Published Jan 15, 2017 02:01am
Core and periphery

Core and periphery

Demonic, hazards-laden ships will keep coming to Gadani for dismantling. Published Dec 31, 2016 01:57am
LHWs’ struggle

LHWs’ struggle

Lady Health Workers are feeling the effects of corruption. Published Dec 22, 2016 03:01am
Workers in Fata

Workers in Fata

The country’s labour laws do not apply in Fata. Published Nov 28, 2016 01:04am
Ship of sorrows

Ship of sorrows

The bleak ship-breaking trade must go green. Published Nov 06, 2016 01:25am
Brick and bondage

Brick and bondage

The brick kiln sector is not recognised as an industry. Published Nov 01, 2016 01:03am
Combating silicosis

Combating silicosis

Workers must be protected against this lung disease. Updated Oct 16, 2016 08:22am
A new ‘enemy’

A new ‘enemy’

Hate crimes against Muslims in the US have increased. Published Sep 28, 2016 01:08am
The forgotten

The forgotten

‘They took away our names because they couldn’t pronounce them.’ Published Sep 16, 2016 01:25am
The marginalised

The marginalised

America’s black community remains on the periphery. Published Aug 19, 2016 02:23am
NYC transit workers

NYC transit workers

Workers in NYC fought for their rights from the start. Published Aug 11, 2016 12:41pm
Skilling labour

Skilling labour

It is best if basic skills are built early on. Published Jul 26, 2016 01:39am
Labour and literacy

Labour and literacy

Lack of education puts a worker at higher risk of exploitation. Published Jul 13, 2016 06:51am