This year Rana Plaza tragedy marked 6 th year of the largest industrial accident in the country’s history taking place. Bangladesh RMG sector saw comprehensive reforms and improvements in different areas such as workplace safety, occupational safety and health, law and policy reforms etc following this tragic incident. Considerable efforts have been made by the government, non-government organisations, local manufacturers, international fashion brands and individual stakeholders to ensure compensation, rehabilitation and reintegration of the affected people and workplace safety.
The collective effort of the stakeholders has driven institutional changes, legal and policy reforms and structural modifications to address the challenges appeared in the RMG sector following the tragic incident.
To critically review the status of the industry after six years of the deadly incident, ActionAid Bangladesh As we approach the sixth year of the deadly incident, it is time to critically review the status of the industry and the progress made so far, follow-up and reflect on the situation of the affected people, and collectively devise future directions, building on stakeholder experiences. ActionAid Bangladesh is planning to undertake a number of activities to commemorate the 6th anniversary of Rana Plaza building collapse incident.