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Bangladesh Labour Welfare Foundation

Bangladesh Labour Welfare Foundation (BLF) is a non-government; non-profit; non-partisan organization represents the interest of the working people in Bangladesh. BLF works for the welfare of workers, working people, professionals, women, children, employee and families by undertaking various programs and projects. We share a common determination to organize, to defend human rights and labour standards in Bangladesh, and to promote the growth of trade unions for the benefit of all working men and women and their families. BLF is committed to protect of the rights of all workers, create a productive and economic independent society that's free from poverty, discrimination and where people can exercise their basic social and human rights, social justice through activities that focus on youth and women, children and working people of Bangladesh. BLF established in 2001 and Registered with NGO Affairs Bureau, Department of Social Welfare and Directorates of Youth and Sports.

What we do


- Capacity Building and support TU
- Advocacy and Lobbying
- Training and Education
- Elimination of Worst form of Child Labour
- Organising Forum and Networking
- Research and Studies
- Communication and Information
- Internship and Academic Collaboration

BLF visualize a society where the dignity and status would be determined by labour and disadvantaged with their capacities, attitudes and practices

FEATURED PROJECT

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RESEARCH AND STUDY

February 28, 2017

Branded Childhood: How garment brands contribute to low wages, long working hours and school dropout in Bangladesh

The research looks into the linkages between wages and working conditions of adult workers and the extent to which their children attend school or are engaged in work.
February 28, 2017

State of Living Wages and Contribution of Agriculture Workers in Food Security and Food Production Supply Chain

The agriculture laborers of Bangladesh are deprived and neglected section in the rural power structure; they are excluded from labor rights, education, health and basic ...
February 28, 2017

Baseline Study to explore the prevalence & nature of Child Labour & Socioeconomic Status in Keranigong

This study is to explore the prevalence and nature of child labour and household socioeconomic status in the Keraniganj.
February 28, 2017

Mapping study report on Organizing Workers in Keraniganj Apparel Hub, Dhaka, Bangladesh

This research focuses on working conditions in the Keraniganj garment workshops including: size of the workshops, products produced and supplier-buyer linkages. ...

PRESS RELEASE

UPCOMING EVENTS

  • International Women’s Day 2017
    The International Women’s Day 2017 will be celebrated by BLF and its associates in Readymade Garment, RMG for local market, Tannery, Home based workers, Plastic sector, Construction Sector and other sectoral...
  • International Women’s Day 2017
    The agricultural workers and marginalised women in Sonagazi, Chagalnaiya, Porshuram and Fulgazil Upazila in Feni District will celebrate International Women’s Day 2017 with Human Chain, Rally, Discussion Meeting....
  • International Mother Language Day 2017
    BLF and Keranigong Khudra Garment Sramik Kallayan Union will observe the International Mother Language Day. The worker leaders as well as BLF officials pay respect the Keraniganj Upazilla Monument and later organize a...

LATEST NEWS AND EVENTS

March 16, 2017

International Women’s Day 2017 Feni

BLF and Sonagazi Krishi Sramik Union jointly observed the International Mother Language Day 2017 in Central Shahid Minar of Sonagazi. Later a discussion meeting was arranged included agricultural ...
March 16, 2017

International Women’s Day 2017 Chagalnaiya 2

BLF and Sonagazi Krishi Sramik Union jointly observed the International Mother Language Day 2017 in Central Shahid Minar of Sonagazi. Later a discussion meeting was arranged included agricultural ...
March 8, 2017

International Women’s Day 2017 Chagalnaiya

BLF and Sonagazi Krishi Sramik Union jointly observed the International Mother Language Day 2017 in Central Shahid Minar of Sonagazi. Later a discussion meeting was arranged included agricultural ...

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Agricultural Workers of Bangladesh are most neglected in the society

The agricultural workers struggle for their legal rights, rights to land, proper land reform, food sovereignty, health and basic social services but constitute the majority of the rural population

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