Resource Sumangali scheme and bonded labour in India
Type Scoping study, Desk study, Survey
Last update: 23/05/2011
Type: Scoping study, Desk study, Survey
Language English
Year of publication: 2010
Authors: Fair Wear Foundation
Target countries: India
Summary In early September, Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant published a series of articles on bonded labour in Coimbatore, India. Young girls were reported to be trapped in hostels of textile mills working under hazardous conditions. Fair Wear Foundation was asked to give an insight into the issue.
Role Organisation
Network Organisation organisation details Fair Price and Fair Wages
List Keywords
1.1 Socio- economic Sector (OECD) 331 Trade  
1.2 Institutional dimension Social- livelihood systems/ Gender  
1.4 Target group(s) 2. SMEs/Private sector
6. General public/Opinion makers  
2.2 Production Chain 6. Processing
9. Consumption/Product Use
7. Marketing
2. Production & Management
8. Quality Control