ট্যাগ: woman

“We have been working here together for a while now. We are friends.” [Smiles] – An employee working at a printing mill near Dhaka

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“I used to work in a garment factory. After I took a break a few years ago, I have not been able to get back in this field. Landing a...

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“I have a son. We all live in one single room. My husband does block printing. My son is quite a handful to handle; I spend most of my day...

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“I’m from Bancharampur. In 2007, I moved to Dhaka with my six sisters my only brother. I studied only up to class five. 6 years ago, I joined a garment...

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“I came to Dhaka from Shariatpur when I was in class five. Result in PSC was not bad; I got a 4.58. I wanted to be a nurse. But given...

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story of a happy garment worker

“What should I say about my life, you tell me! (Smiles softly). I was born and raised in Dhaka. In my family, I have my father, two younger brothers and...

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Story of an operator at a garment factory

“I have worked a lot in this lifetime. I moved to the city from my village with my mother when I was very young. My father had severed ties with...

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“I am one of the first employees of this factory. I was married off when I was only 12 and in less than a year, I was already blessed with...

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“My husband is doing quite well. He has a small business of his own. His earnings are more than enough to support our family comfortably. Yet, I chose to work....

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“Allow us to share the photograph together, just like we share our lives. I have been living here for almost six years now. After the sudden death of my husband...

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“Moving to Dhaka has been beginning of a new life for me. No, it’s not like a fairytale story of just another person who moves into the city with hopes...

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“My father is from a family of fishermen. For generations, the men of our family have been sailing off to the ocean, coming home with a net full of fishes...

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