Big up, BIGUF


Nomita Nath is the 26-year-old President of the Bangladesh Independent Garment Workers Union Federation, the largest garment workers’ union federation in Bangladesh.  BIGUF has 42 unionized factories as member unions and several more pending.  Nath was recently in Washington, DC for an International Labor Rights Forum conference on women’s rights and worker rights as well as several meetings with U.S. government officials.  Outspoken, clear, and committed, Nath is a leader of and an ally to garment workers in Bangladesh and elsewhere around the world.