Mapped in Bangladesh

Data collection will be census-based and eventually move towards crowd-sourcing. Program partners include BGMEA and the Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishments (DIFE) under the Bangladesh Ministry of Labour and Employment (MOLE). Where relevant the map will feature linked information from the DIFE and BGMEA factory databases.


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# and type of entity961 Factories
Region Bangladesh
# of metrics disclosed12
# of data points gathered per entity12
Year of first public disclosure2019
Data collection method Primary field research
Data verification methodCrowd-Sourcing, Internal Verification
Themes evaluated Buyers , Factory affiliations (Accord / Alliance / NAP / TU) , Factory Location (GPS) , Factory name , Number of workers and gender breakdown , Product type
Vehicle for disclosureWebpage
Cost to accessFree
Intended users of the DisclosureWorkers in factories, Factories and/or suppliers, Brands and retailers, Unions, Governments, Investors, NGOs and civil society, Media