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Uniqlo Launches Project to Support Refugees, Women and Children

Peace for All will enlist leaders in a variety of fields to design UT T-shirts, with all profits going to…

Global Fashion Summit Highlighted Need to Shift Eurocentric View of Sustainability

GFA CEO Federica Marchionni announced an edition in South Asia for the second half of the year.

WhatsApp, U.N. Team to Take on Climate Doom

WhatsApp users can alleviate climate doom at the touch of a keystroke with a new U.N. campaign.

The RealReal, Fashionphile, Among New ‘Act’ Reuse Policy Group

The RealReal, Rent the Runway and Fashionphile are part of a new working group tackling textile reuse in…

Challenged Interference in Amazon JFK8 Labor Case Could Span Weeks

The National Labor Relations Board is sifting through allegations against Amazon amid Staten Island facility…

‘Global Fashion Statement’ Made at U.N. for Inaugural Conscious Fashion Meeting

The United Nations' Conscious Fashion and Lifestyle Network's first annual meeting hosted Mara Hoffman, Tracy…

Can Influencers Flip Climate Change’s Unglamorous View?

Today's Gen Z environmentalists are raising climate awareness but face existing barriers.

Camera della Moda’s Sustainable Fashion Awards to Return IRL With New Partners, ESG Approach

The revamped event will be held on Sept. 25 at La Scala theater.

Amazon ‘Surprised’ at New York State Workplace Discrimination Allegations

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul raises allegations of discrimination against pregnant workers and workers with…

New ‘Invisible Seams’ Documentary Gives Asian Makers the Mic

A new documentary spotlights New York's Garment District and the Asian women behind the seams whose stories…

Sen. Gillibrand’s ‘Fabric Act’ Is Fashion’s Big Federal Pro-Labor, Domestic Reshoring Effort

Fashion's federal 'Fabric Act' tackles wage theft, domestic reshoring of fashion industry with $40 M support…

Brunello Cucinelli Supporting Himalayan Regenerative Fashion Project

Cucinelli is joining the Sustainable Markets Initiative by funding the Himalayan Regenerative Fashion Living…

Fashion Workers Act Crosses Major Milestone in Senate

The Fashion Workers Act — a bill designed for models and other fashion creatives — makes headway in the…

Green People: TikTok’s ‘EcoTok’ Spawns Fashion’s Next-gen Creatives

The next big sustainable fashion creators on TikTok dispel the latest trends, DIY tricks and dreams for…

Gucci’s Chime for Change Unveils 2022 Goals and Projects

The campaign's initiatives continue to support women and gender equality.