This report provides information on management trends in the Jordanian apparel industry by comparing responses over time from general managers in garment factories. It also captures trends over time in factory manager perceptions of challenges to their business success and production innovation planning.
A partnership between the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Better Work Jordan was launched in February 2008. Its goal is to reduce poverty in Jordan by expanding decent work opportunities in the apparel sector. The programme also aims to improve competitiveness of the industry by improving compliance with Jordanian labour law and the ILO’s core labour standards and by enhancing economic performance at the enterprise level.