Category Rehabilitation

Work injury compensation still missing in Bangladesh’s labour standards

by Rebecca Prentice **Republished from The Conversation.** In the five years since the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory building in Bangladesh – in which more than 1,134 people lost their lives and hundreds were injured – a variety of strategies have been developed to improve labour conditions and prevent another such disaster. The most […]

From the Field: Istanbul

July 2016: Sussex anthropologist Magnus Marsden’s field research for his ERC-funded project, ‘Trust, Global Traders and Commodities in a Chinese International Trade City’ brought him to Istanbul, Turkey from which he sent this dispatch. **Republished from Asian Dynamics Initiative, University of Copenhagen.** by Magnus Marsden I am staying in a neighbourhood of Istanbul, Zeytinburnu, that I […]