Always joyful spending time with these wonderful ladies – part of the quality control team in Dhaka

Always joyful spending time with these wonderful ladies – part of the quality control team in Dhaka

Always joyful spending time with these wonderful ladies – part of the quality control team in Dhaka #provenance #fairtrade #maisonbengal #genderequity #womenempowerment #neverenoughtime #sustainabilityFollow Maison Bengal on Instagram

The vast majority of these very chatty women had their first baby before the age of 16. Their first priority in spending their wages is to e

The vast majority of these very chatty women had their first baby before the age of 16. Their first priority in spending their wages is to e

The vast majority of these very chatty women had their first baby before the age of 16. Their first priority in spending their wages is to educate their children, irrespective of gender. #womenempowerment #girlseducation #genderequity #fairtrade #maisonbengal #macramebagsFollow Maison Bengal on Instagram

Despite recent progress, Bangladesh still has one of the highest rates of child marriage worldwide. Over 60% of girls are married by the tim

Despite recent progress, Bangladesh still has one of the highest rates of child marriage worldwide. Over 60% of girls are married by the tim

Despite recent progress, Bangladesh still has one of the highest rates of child marriage worldwide. Over 60% of girls are married by the time they are 18 years old, and 18% by the age of 15. The main factors are poverty and the desire to protect girls from harm, particularly "Eve teasing", aka sexual harassment…