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Sexual Abuse At Factories

Published: May 18, 2021

Lesotho Garment Worker Program to Combat Gender-Based Violence Begins

Published: February 8, 2021

by: Carolyn Butler, Solidarity Center A worker-centered, precedent-setting program that targets gender-based violence and harassment (GBVH) in four Lesotho garment factories is now in effect for as many as 10,000 workers producing jeans for the global market. The program inauguration on Friday was marked by a social media campaign, including SMS text blasts to garment…

The Guardian: “How sexual assault took hold in jeans factories”

Published: August 31, 2020

Dear Colleagues, We want to share with you an important article in The Guardian about the WRC’s work to combat gender-based violence and harassment in Lesotho garment factories. It is an extraordinarily powerful piece of journalism. We hope you can take the time to read it. Sexual harassment is one of the most pervasive violations…