'more Than 60% of Workplaces in Capital Are Violating Labour Laws'


More than 60 percent of workplaces in the federal capital are violating labour laws, according to a survey conducted by the Working Women’s Alliance , the results of which were shared during a convention on March 6.

The alliance has monitored various workplaces in public, private and industrial sectors and has interviewed some 250 women. The study has found that working women are the most affected by the non-compliance of labour laws.

The alliance is being facilitated by the Trust for Democratic Education and Accountability under its project called Women Action for Better Workplaces and is funded by the Dutch embassy.

According to the study, 40% private organisations, 70% public organisations and all industrial organisations do not comply with the workplace harassment act of 2010.

Approximately 30% of private...

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