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About Kalpona Akter

Kalpona Akter is the executive director of the Bangladesh Center for Worker Solidarity (BCWS), one of Bangladesh's most prominent labor rights advocacy organisations, and is herself a former child garment worker.

Articles by Kalpona Akter

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Constitutional conventions: best practice

Surviving violence in a Bangladeshi garment factory

Laws against gender-based violence at work exist in Bangladesh, but their protective power is as thin as the paper they're printed on.

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