Resignations and Resistance Amidst State Inaction: Chronicling Garment Work During the Pandemic

This volume is a compilation of three reports produced over the course of the years 2020 and 2021.

  1. The report ‘Garment Workers, COVID-19 pandemic and the Lockdown: A report from South Karnataka’ was published jointly by Garment Mahila Karmikara Munnade and Alternative Law Forum in May 2020.
  2. The report ‘Laid Off During the Pandemic: A Case Study of the Closure of a Garment Factory’ was published by Alternative Law Forum in December 2020.
  3. The report ‘Forced Resignations, Stealthy Closures: A study of losses faced by garment workers in Bengaluru during the pandemic’ was published jointly by Garment and Textile Workers’ Union and Alternative Law Forum in March 2021.

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