JJ Rosenbaum Champions Agreement Advocating End of Gender-Based Violence in the Fashion Industry

JJ Rosenbaum (’03), Executive Director, Global Labor Justice - International Labor Rights Forum, was quoted in The Guardian regarding H&M’s recently signed agreement to end sexual violence and harassment against women workers following the murder of a young garment worker by her supervisor at one of its largest Indian suppliers (“H&M Pledges to End Shopfloor Sexual Violence in India After Worker Killed,” Apr. 1). With her organization among the agreement’s co-signatories, JJ noted, “This enforceable agreement is a model for how to bring about real change with collaboration among brands, suppliers, unions and global labour partners.”