manufacturing garment for local market - child labour is self-evident, the photographer frankly invited.

  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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  • Garment manufacturing in Keraniganj - Dhaka for local market. Usually small manufacturers rent spaces in a kind of Plaza. 80 % of the workers are underaged boys. 
One adult told me general working hrs are 12/day 6 days/week. Payed by piece as a cutter he as an adult makes 500-750Taka/day 13.000 - 15.000/month aprox. 150 $ for 26days/12hrs = 312hrs >> 50ct/hr. no insurance. no pension. 
children earn far less.
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