International Partner Organisations

International Partner Organisations of FEMNET

We work with partner organisations and networks at many levels to strengthen our efforts, bundle our activities and anchor them effectively in politics, businesses and the general public. In particular we maintain long-term cooperation with selected organizations in India and Bangladesh to support them in implementing human and labour rights on the ground.

Das Team von BCWS


Bangladesh Center for Workers Solidarity (BCWS), Bangladesh

The internationally recognized labour rights organization is a member of the Clean Clothes Campaign and is one of Bangladesh's most prominent advocates for workers' rights.

Team-Mitglieder und aktive Frauen von Cividep

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Cividep, India

Cividep conducts studies and research projects on working conditions in the textile and leather industries, among others. On this basis, Cividep strengthens the rights of workers through campaigning, advocacy and education.

Das Munnade Team mit Gisela Burckhardt bei einem Projektbesuch


Munnade and GLU (Garment Labour Union), India

Munnade and GLU are two institutions under one roof with a common goal: to strengthen the rights of women workers in the garment industry.

Das NGWF-Team mit Gewerkschafter*innen


National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF), Bangladesh

The National Garment Workers Federation (NGWF) is the largest union in Bangladesh and has been working for the rights and human dignity of workers in the country's export-oriented garment industry since 1984.

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Social Awareness & Voluntary Education (SAVE), India

SAVE is an Indian human rights organisation that has been campaigning against child labour and for the improvement of working conditions in the spinning mills and textile factories of South India since 1993.


TURC, Indonesia

Trade Union Rights Center (TURC) is a non-governmental organization founded in 2004 and headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia.

TURC works in various locations across Indonesia with trade unions, organizations, and activists in the palm oil sector, home sector, and manufacturing sector, aiming to promote decent work and empower the working class by providing labor rights education, labor law assistance, and labor studies.