The founder of the Institute for Labour Rights (The Whistlers). He can be reached at [email protected]
Instead of focusing only on trade union rights, all workplace rights should be measured both in law and practice
Covid-19 can be used as a catalyst to provide social protection to nearly 90 percent of the unprotected labour force in Pakistan
Basic labour protections, adequate living wages, decent working hours, social protection and safe workplaces should be available to everyone...
Though implementation of labour laws is still a challenge, GSP+ has played a crucial role in sustaining stable export earnings
Though the new Labour Force Survey is quite relevant in understanding the state of labour rights, it still lacks data on some crucial counts
Law in itself can’t protect the rights of workers since workers lack awareness and resources to pursue legal action
Will Imran Khan pull off a feat similar to Franklin D. Roosevelt and give a New Deal to the overall economy, including labour?
The 69-million strong labour force has all the right to ask the political parties to honour their manifestos by implementing policies which make the...
While CPEC will definitely create employment opportunities for millions of workers, it is the State’s responsibility to make this work...
Unless labour inspection system is reformed thoroughly, the threat of withdrawal of preferred status will keep looming