Small World, Big Goals: A Home-Based Garment Worker in Delhi

By:
Leslie Vryenhoek
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  • Subtitle: A Home-Based Garment Worker in Delhi

Profile of a Home-Based Garment Worker in Delhi

From her Delhi home, Farida-ben embroiders garments for foreign retailers. Denied an education and other options, she has done this work since she was a girl.

Today, her membership in the Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA) and her involvement with an ethical, SEWA-based producer company have expanded her world – and given her insight into the inequity of the global value chain.

This publication is part of the WIEGO Workers' Lives Series.

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