Fashion Victims Fact Sheet pack
Find out more about slavery and exploitation in India, Bangladesh and Uzbekistan
Running the ‘Who Makes my Clothes’ Simulation game will help you and your community engage more deeply with the issue of worker exploitation.
Through this interactive game, your community will:
In the increasingly interconnected world in which we live – where the supply chains of Australian companies literally span the globe – many of us are connected to slavery and exploitation through the products we use and consume, including our clothes.
The ready-made garment industry is central to Bangladesh’s economy, employing around 5 million workers. Cheap labour makes Bangladesh a popular sourcing country for foreign companies, including many of the companies included in our Ethical Fashion Report. However cheap labour often means exploitatively low wages and unsafe working conditions.
Baptist World Aid has designed the ‘Who Makes my Clothes?’ Simulation Game to help churches and community groups begin to explore issues of worker exploitation in an interactive, challenging, and inspiring way.