Workers

Persisting Issues In The Vietnamese Garment Industry

Persisting Issues In The Vietnamese Garment Industry
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In March 2015, workers from Ho Chi Minh City gathered in protest. Despite a heavy police presence, they continued marching along Highway 1, blocking traffic along this main thoroughfare. The workers occupied a factory owned by Pou Yuen Vietnam, a firm that produces footwear for brands such as Nike, Adidas,

Aerolyne Reed
Aerolyne Reed
labor rights
Vietnam: When Workers’ Rights Face Resistance From A Socialist Government

Vietnam: When Workers’ Rights Face Resistance From A Socialist Government
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Vietnam’s dismal human rights records in 2017 and 2018 could play a role in delaying the ratification of the much anticipated European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EV-FTA) this year. A group of MEPs from across the EU Parliament’s political spectrum has repeatedly demanded that Vietnam improves its human

Quynh-Vi Tran
Quynh-Vi Tran
Politics