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Sample Project Report of Textile Mill document sample
Sample Project Report of Textile Mill document sample
International Textile Garment and Leather Workers Federation (ITGLWF) • 217 Affiliates from 110 countries representing workers in textile, garment and Leather industries. • 10th Congress held at Frankfurt in November 2009 elected Mr. Hisanobu Shimada as President and Mr. Patrick Itschert as General Secretary Regional Organisations • FITTVCC/ARI America’s Regional Organisations. • ITGLWF(ERO) European Regional Organisations. • TWARO Asia Regional Organisations. • ARCC African Regional Consultative Council. Priority areas of work • Bargaining for Living Wages Campaign • Code of Conduct • Elimination of Child Labour • Free Trade Zones • Health and Safety • Home Working • Multinational Enterprises • Working Women’s Issues • Linking Trade and Workers Rights Indian Affiliates • Centre for Trade Unions In India. • Indian National Textile Workers Federation • Indian National Garment and Leather Workers Federation • Indian Confederation of Labour • National Textile, Garment and Leather Workers Federation • Textile Workers Federation of India • Self-employed Women’s Association Projects in Operation • Study circle • Elimination of Child Labour • Organising Garment workers • Occupational Health and Safety Project: Study Circle • Sponsored By: ITGLWF / LO-TCO and in operation for last 20 years. • Project Partners in India: INTWF, INGLWF • Project in operation at 13 places, mostly textile and readymade garment sectors. • 5000 workers covered every year. Objective: Trade Union Capacity building Educate members at grass root level Strengthen the membership The project has remained successful in creating trainers at local level, creating network of trainers through union expansion of the trade unions and diversification. Achievements: 139,000 workers have been directly benefited. 600 trainers have been trained. Reopening of the textile mill giving employment to 2000 Workers. The Trainers are used in other Projects like elimination of child labour, Prevention of Spread of HIV/AIDS at workplace ,RTI awareness among the trade unions etc. Elimination of child Labour Activity: Child Labour Base Line Surveys. The Objectives: To understand the socio economic conditions of the families introducing child labour and to draw a line of action to eliminate child labour in the targeted regions. Partners in the project: 1) Indian National Textile workers Federation, 2) Textile Federation of India, 3) National Textile Garment and Leather Workers Federation, 4) Self Employed Women's Association, 4) Indian national Garment and Leather Workers Federation. Technical cooperation : Ambekar Institute for Labour Studies. Target regions: Nagpur, Amravati and Ahmedabad Sample Size : 3000 households. Reports: Two reports have been prepared and one is under preparation: Follow-up actions: At Amaravati the work on rehabilitation has been initiated. The first batch of 80 children have been admitted in the formal schools. The self employment oriented vocational training courses have been designed for the parents of the working children to suppliment the family income. A module has been developed for the organisors to follow at the time of the rehabilitation of the working children when withdrawn from work. 3. Project: Mapping Informal Sector in Urban Cities Sponsored by: Textile Workers Asian Regional Organisation(TWARO) Objectives: To understand the socio-economic profile of workers in selected informal economic activities and make suggestions to the stake holders to act upon for bringing them under union fold. Sample Size : 300 workers engaged in the profession as shoe shiners, garment workers, and cobblers in the Mumbai region. Report: The report has been completed and submitted to the donors. follow-up action: Propose a meeting with the trade union activists to share the outcome of the study and organise skill development programmes for trade union cadre to organise those workers. Project: Occupational Health and Safety and workplace • Sponsored by ITGLWF and IF Metal • Project Period: Three years • Target Group: Textile, Garment and Leather Industries union representatives • Objectives: • To equip the trade union activists with skills and knowledge for their effective participation in collective bargaining on the issues of occupational health and safety at workplace. • To improve the abilities and skills within the trade union leaders for using National and international standards related to occupational health and safety . • To produce reading material in the forms of posters, manuals, leaflets etc. for the use of workers. 4. Project: Survey on Living Wages for Garment and Textile workers. Sponsored by: TWARO Objectives: Provide a base for the trade unions and other stake holders for bringing the concept of living wage in the national agenda. Generate awareness about the concept of living wage among workers and provide sound basis for wage negotiations and initiate campaign. Project Partners: INTWF, INGLWF,TWFI and NTGLWF Technical Cooperation: Ambekar Institute for Labour Studies Sample Size and the regions selected: Four regions were selected for data collection viz, Coimbatore, Textile Sector, Bangalore and Ludhiana, Garment Sector and Ahmedabad Garment and Textile with common employer. Total sample size 400 households Campaign on Living Wages • Meeting with the Brands and Suppliers • Translation of the report in regional/local languages • Meetings with all trade unions • Meeting with members. • 1st May 2010 the day selected for launching the campaign.
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