Tainted Carpets: Slavery and Child Labor in India’s Hand-Made Carpet Sector

Citation:

Kara S. Tainted Carpets: Slavery and Child Labor in India’s Hand-Made Carpet Sector. FXB Center for Health And Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health; 2014.
Tainted Carpets: Slavery and Child Labor in India’s Hand-Made Carpet Sector

Abstract:

This investigation sought to fill gaps in previous studies of India’s handmade carpet sector. Over 3,200 cases covering 9 states in northern India are investigated. The report covers “all modes of slave-like labor exploitation” in the carpet sector and documents the supply chain from production source to retail markets in the United States.
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