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MFA Phase-out: A Series on Trade and Labour Rights in the Garment Industry

June 12, 2005

Covers of MFA documents

This series of five fact sheets explains the MFA phase-out, defines terms related to the MFA and trade, outlines a proposed action program, looks to Cambodia as a case study, and asks what CAFTA means for the Central American garment industry. 

  1. The Multi-Fibre Arrangement PDF
  2. Glossary PDF
  3. Programme of Action: Labour Practices in the Post-Quota World PDF
  4. Trade Agreements and Labour Rights: The Cambodia Experiment PDF
  5. What Does CAFTA Mean for the Central American Garment Industry? PDF


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