OSH Training For Burmese Workers In Thailand

January 11, 2005 in Latest News, victimorganising

Mae-Sot is a town bordering Burma in the Tak province of Thailand. There are about 100,000 Burmese migrant workers working in Mae Sot predominantly in garment factories but also in the construction and agricultural sectors. The working conditions in the garment factories are pretty dismal; workers have to work for very long hours with very low wages and almost no rights.Many organisations working in the area have elaborately documented the labour rights and human rights situation in the area.
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