human rights

September 30, 2013

The Fragility of the Modern Imaginary

Published in the Global Societies Journal Read the original here. While the European Enlightenment is credited as the dawn of a modern era, marked by a belief in the rule of law to deliver security and prosperity to all people, the geopolitical reality of world order has… Read More

September 3, 2013

Market Will Shape Conditions in Garment Factories

Published in the National. Read the original here. The Rana Plaza factory disaster in Bangladesh on April 24 has stimulated international scrutiny of labour conditions in the apparel industry. Over 1,100 workers – mostly poor women – were crushed to death when the… Read More