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A Timeline: Protests, Counter Protests and More at COP26 UN Climate Summit

The much-anticipated COP26 is turning out mixed feelings from young activists.

Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action Just Got an Update — Here’s What’s New

The change was revealed at the U.N. climate summit in Glasgow on Monday.

The ‘First Global Baseline’ for Biodiversity in Fashion, Sentiments on COP26: Short Takes

Textile Exchange's "First Global Baseline" for fashion biodiversity, sentiments and updates on COP26, as well…

F4D Pitches Living Sustainably as the New Fashion at Inaugural Banquet

A wide-ranging program highlighted how consumers' choices impact sustainability on a larger scale.

Asos, Primark Among 36 U.K. Businesses Calling for Tighter Labor, Environmental Laws

Thirty-six U.K.-based businesses rallied for lawmakers to tighten due diligence on human rights and…

The Top 5 Greenwashing Trends to Look Out for in Fashion

Become attuned to greenwashing in fashion by spotting the slippery language, empty climate commitments and…

Italian Fashion Chambers Partners With U.N. Ethical Fashion Initiative for Sustainability Awards

While a sustainable gala event will be held at Venice Film Festival, the awards will be assigned during a…

What Is Climate Week to Fashion?

The U.N. bubble is expanding to envelop industries like fashion and beauty at Climate Week NYC, with star…

Climate Week Kickoff Sees Brands Pledge New Ambitions But Is It Too Late?: Short Takes

This Week in Sustainability: Climate Week sees P&G, Asos, Selfridges, SoulCycle, Primark and Estée Lauder…

BTS Looks to Sustainable Fashion for Appearance at U.N. Headquarters

The South Korean boy band made a speech at the U.N. Headquarters and performed their latest hit single.

Studio 189 Cofounder Abrima Erwiah Named Director at Parsons

She will lead the newly formed Joseph and Gail Gromek Institute for Fashion Business.

Rise Founder Plans First Annual Fashion Show Celebrating Survivors of Sexual Assault

Thirty-five percent of women around the globe have been victims of sexual violence, according to the World…

Fashion 4 Development Takes a Stake in Citizen-T

The deal is a first for F4D, which has never sold retail merchandise.

Net Zero Critically Needed Amid Intensifying Climate Crisis, New U.N. Report Says

The U.N. IPCC's report captures the latest science and the human impact on the accelerating climate crisis…

U.N. Women and Artsy Team Up for a Benefit Auction

The art exhibition and auction features work by 26 Black women artists, benefiting Black women.