Sustainable, fair clothing

On 24 April 2013 the Rana Plaza in Bangladesh collapsed. This building, which did not comply with safety regulations, housed a number of small clothing factories. More than 1,200 workers lost their lives. Many of those factories supplied the Western market.

The Rana Plaza disaster happened far from the Netherlands, on another continent. Nevertheless, there is a link between factory workers and Dutch consumers. How can Dutch consumers help improve the working conditions of the people who make their clothes?