Event: Drishtipat London

I’ve been quite busy helping out with the Drishtipat London launch. Also covered on AIM here.

The event is highlighting the Bangladesh Garments industry, which has flared up recently because of the recent riots (May 2006).

I was surprised to find out that there have been some 4,000 factory workers deaths, due to the lack of provision of basic safety protocols. Also discovered that there unionisation has been stamped out and workers have not been able to join trade u