Labour Education Foundation organized a one day workshop
in Gujranwala. Home Based Workers, Lady
Health Workers and Private School’s teachers participated in this.
Shehnaz Iqbal, conducted a session on the difference between sex and
gender. Second session was done by Khalid Mehmood. He said that Home
Based work is spreading at a vast rate and it is benefitting the
capitalist the most. He is making huge profits by shifting the work at
homes. Home work is leading to economic problems for the workers as they
being paid a minimum wage and there working hours are more. These
workers are denied of social security, EOBI and other benefits.