[:en]Myanmar garment workers documentary: “The workplace is like a jail”[:]


This new documentary filmed by the Burmese Women’s Union about Myanmar garment workers shows the reality of the lives of thousands of women being employed in the factories. Women being paid &2.60 per day, working more than 60 hours a week: “The salary I get isn’t enough but we have no choice and I have to manage it anyway”

“According to the law there is a minimum wage but in reality is a maximum wage”

Interviewed women in this documentary reported to work for brands such as H&M or C&A, among others.


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