Wellmade

Improving working conditions in your clothing supply chain

  • Factory checklist for designers, buyers & other factory visitors

    Every factory visit is an opportunity to check on some common and easy-to-spot health &

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  • Factory checklist for CSR managers

    This guide is designed for CSR and supply chain managers with some training in health

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  • Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights

    Full text of “Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights: Implementing the United Nations ‘Protect,

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  • Factsheet child labour in the textile & garment industry

    This fact sheet offers a number of suggestions for buying companies – such as buying houses, brands

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  • The Fair Wear Formula Video

    This short, animated film is a great introduction to the complexities of modern supply chains,

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  • The Journey of Jeans

    A collaborative project with Katelyn Toth-Fejel and Andrew Brooks, this info-graphic explores the different connections and relationships embodied

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  • Purchasing practices case studies

    This report sets out some of the key issues presented and discussed at the Ethical

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  • Moving production: stalling the race to the bottom

    This briefing paper from Ethical Trading Initiative’s fourth conference in 2005 looks at the issues

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  • Fact sheet ‘Socially responsible public procurement of garments and textiles’

    Do you buy clothing for a company or government? Are you interested in how the purchasing

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  • Communication strategies: get buy-in

    How can ethical trade managers persuade staff across their company to take labour standards seriously?

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  • Climbing the ladder to living wages

    Climbing the ladder to living wages is a summary of Fair Wear Foundation’s living wage

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  • Final thesis fashion student about textile sourcing

    Elise Luring, student at the Amsterdam Fashion Institute, shared her final thesis on textile sourcing

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  • Maid in India

    In this report findings on the labour conditions in the South Indian garment and textile

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  • Eerlijke Kleding? Draag het uit! (Report on young consumers and fair clothing)

    A  paper on research about young consumer attitudes towards fair clothing (in Dutch).

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  • Cotton and wool: nature calls

    This factsheet informs you about the environmental issues of the production of cotton and wool

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  • Chemicals use: Consumers and workers safety

    This factsheet together with the “Chemical Use: Cleaner textile pro-cessing” factsheet informs you about the

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  • Bonded (child) labour in the Indian garment industry

    In the past few years, a number of garment brands as well as European and

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  • Fact Sheet Unsafe Garment Factory Buildings

    This fact sheet is about fire and building safety of garment factories in low-wage countries –

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  • Women’s Safety at Work

    Millions of women garment workers face the risk of violence everyday. In 2012, Fair Wear

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  • Fact sheet Forced Labour

    This fact sheet is about forced labour in the textile and garment supply chain. It offers

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