Kenya worker abuse detailed.

Position:Kenya Human Rights Commission - Brief article

The Inter Press Service (IPS) (Rome) has distributed a February 19, 2007 review of a controversial book published by the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) saying that Kenya's five export processing zones offer a number of incentives to the 41 companies operating there, but workers employed by these companies are exploited.

The IPS ran the following quote from the book. "Jobs that pay `poverty wages' do not significantly improve the lot of the workers, nor raise their socio-economic status to become better parents or partners. They reflect the worst effects of globalisation, and contrary...

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