Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / H&M renews Global Framework Agreement
H&M renews Global Framework Agreement
05
Oct '16
Since the Global Framework Agreement signed last year by H&M with Industriall and IF Metal, a Swedish trade union has proved to be effective; the agreement was renewed and converted into a permanent collaboration. The Global Framework Agreement renewal allows the parties to continue their work towards improved worker and employer dialogue at H&M suppliers.

According to H&M, the partnership has led to several positive results under which, national monitoring committees made up of representatives from Industriall's affiliated trade unions and H&M have been set up and trained in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar and Turkey.

“The committees support employers' and workers' organisations to negotiate and to solve conflicts peacefully and in good faith at the factory level,” H&M said. “Their work contributes to functioning labour markets in the countries where H&M source its products.” (AR)

Fibre2Fashion News Desk – India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 27th Oct 2020

Scottish businesses to gain from UK-Japan trade agreement

Scottish businesses, including textile firms, are set to benefit from ...

Pic: SA Company

Apparel/Garments | On 27th Oct 2020

TZP Group makes strategic investment in SA Company

TZP Group, through TZP Capital Partners III, a private equity firm...

Pic: Shutterstock

E-commerce | On 27th Oct 2020

Online shopping scams rise 37% during 2020 1st half in UK

Incidences of online shopping and auction fraud in the UK rose by 37...

Interviews View All

Sachin Sharma, Gem Enviro Management Pvt Ltd

Sachin Sharma
Gem Enviro Management Pvt Ltd

There are no significant differences between virgin yarn and PET recycled...

Top executives, Textile & apparel bodies

Top executives
Textile & apparel bodies

The mid-term review of FTP is progressive, growth oriented

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Indian apparel industry looks poised for slow death

Suresh P Bagrecha,

Suresh P Bagrecha

Komal Texfab, founded in 1981, is into manufacturing of knitted fabrics,...

Laxmikant Rathi,

Laxmikant Rathi

With more than 60 years of experience in the textile industry, Ideal...

John Kelley,

John Kelley

Textile Events is one of the largest textile fair in the United Kingdom,...

Ashok Desai, Bombay Textile Research Association

Ashok Desai
Bombay Textile Research Association

Bombay Textile Research Association (BTRA) is a leading name in textile...

Shujaul Rehman, Garware Technical Fibres

Shujaul Rehman
Garware Technical Fibres

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is a...

Ray Baughman, University of Texas -Dallas

Ray Baughman
University of Texas -Dallas

<div>A team of scientists and researchers have discovered twistrons,...

Amiben Shroff, Shrujan

Amiben Shroff
Shrujan

From its modest beginning in the late 1960s, Shrujan has grown into a...

Bani Batra,

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Jay Ramrakhiani, Occasions Elegance Wear

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


October 2020

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search