11 June 2013

Public screening: Reflections on a Bangladesh Tragedy

Free public discussion on issues resulting from the recent building collapse in Bangladesh.


Event details

Title:

Public screening: Reflections on a Bangladesh Tragedy

Date:

2013-06-26

Time:

6 pm-7.30 pm

Location:

Swanston Academic Building, Building 80, 445 Swanston Street, Melbourne.


Further details

The disastrous collapse of the recent Rana Plaza factory left more than 1000 garments workers dead and many more seriously injured.

Join Oxfam Textile and Clothing & Footwear Union of Australia in a Q&A session, as they discuss the tragedy and the urgent need for Australian consumers to take action against unethical practices within the garments manufacturing industry to ensure that such events never happen again.

The screening will also feature a video interview with Bek McClellan ‘an ordinary Australian mum’ who has started an online petition to the CEO of Woolworths.

Attend by registering at Revenge of History.

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