Campaign to support outworkers’ rights gains momentum

Labour rights article written on the 13 Dec 2011

Photo: Dave Tacon/Polaris/OxfamAUS

Last month hundreds of Nike Watch News readers took action to support stronger legal protections for home-based workers in Australia.

Thank you for your support — it’s had a major impact. At the end of November the Government tabled a new outworker protections bill in parliament. Your ongoing support is crucial to ensuring that parliament adopts these legal protections early next year, so please take action with FairWear to ask independents to help pass the Outworker Bill.

Take action: Ask independents to support outworker protections in Australia