Human Rights Violations in the Garment Industry

By Christine Wöhrle, Noemi Berkowitz, and Lena Riedel from Group 2

Introduction

We are complicit in inhumane conditions in our everyday life through buying and even through wearing clothes. Clothes that are produced under unethical conditions including “[e]xploitation, forced labor and child labor” (Khan, Rodrigues and Balasubramanian 2016).