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The fashion industry as a whole is largely unregulated. This is a huge problem for workers and the environment who suffer as inexpensive clothes are churned out in mass produced, subcontracted factories, and sold in chain stores worldwide.
Legal complaints are being filed against some of the world’s largest fashion brands in major garment-producing countries across Asia in a groundbreaking attempt to hold the global fashion industry legally accountable for human rights violations in the countries where their clothing is made.
Natalie Kingham has left the luxury retailer after less than a year in the role.
For over a year and a half, the global fashion industry — and haute couture in particular — has struggled without live fashion and film red carpet events. This week, haute couture designers gathered in Paris to show their new collections. Designers, buyers and the international press assembled to see the 33 brands showing their collections on the runway.
World Economic Forum
The global clothing and textile industry was responsible for nearly 100 million tons of waste in 2015 – a figure that could jump by at least 50% by 2030, according to Global Fashion Agenda.
This story is part of The Path to Zero, a series of special reports on how business can lead the fight against climate change. This quarter’s stories go in-depth on sustainability in supply chains.
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