World Human Rights Day 2007
The ship breaking workers arranged Human Chain on the World Human Rights Day (10 December’07) in front of Chittagong Press Club and the workers also submitted memorandum, mentioning some of their major demands, to the District Commissioner of Chittagong. The Ship breaking workers claimed:
1. Job security
2. Safety in workplace
3. Pre-clean of ships before importing ships for breaking
Different NGO’s, civil society representatives and Shipbreaking workers participated in the Human Chain.