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Full Committee Hearing

Prospects for Democratic Reconciliation and Workers' Rights in Bangladesh

Time: 10:00am
Location: Senate Dirksen 419

Panel One:

  • 1. The Honorable Nisha Desai Biswal

    Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs
    U.S. Department of State
    Washington, DC
  • 2. Mr. Eric Biel

    Acting Associate Deputy Undersecretary for International Affairs, Bureau of International Labor Affairs
    U.S. Department of Labor
    Washington, DC
  • 3. Mr. Lewis Karesh

    Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Labor
    Office of the U.S. Trade Representative
    Washington, DC

Panel Two:

  • 1. The Honorable Ellen Tauscher

    Chairman of the Board of Directors
    Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety
    Washington, DC
  • 2. Mr. Scott Nova

    Worker Rights Consortium
    Witness Signatory to the Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh
    Washington, DC
  • 3. Ms. Kalpona Akter

    Executive Director
    Bangladesh Center for Worker Solidarity
    Dhaka, Bangladesh