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ILO: Women Garment Workers Face Biggest Covid Fallout

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While the Covid-19 crisis has dealt an unprecedented blow to the global garment industry, the “gendered impacts” of the pandemic mean that women have been disproportionately affected by the fallout, according to a new report. Female garment workers, the International Labour Organization (ILO) said, are facing increased discrimination and harassment, underrepresentation, wage gaps and unevenly…

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