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VF Corporation Cambodia supplier reinstates jobs of three union leaders

Global union IndustriAll explained the decision to reinstate the garment workers who are union leaders of the Collective Union Movement…

Concerns remain despite Adidas supplier remediating Cambodia workers

Adidas' Cambodian supplier for its collegiate apparel has paid worker leaders a remediation amount of $47,076. The Worker Rights Consortium…

European Council adopts mandate to ban forced labour goods in EU

The European Council (EC)'s mandate has clarified the regulation's scope by including products offered for distance sales. It also has…

Bangladesh garment factory ‘closed’ as workers protest ‘unfair termination’

The Daily Star shared that the garment workers started a demonstration inside the factory in Ulail area, next to Dhaka-Aricha…

Signal: X posts of the week — Bharat Tex, US Dept of Labor, Clean Clothes Campaign

Other top X posts last week came from the textile event Bharat Tex, with spotlight on sustainability and resilient supply…

Year in review: Did the fashion sector learn anything in 2023?

If we rewind back to January 2023, global fashion brands were still raving about the potential of the metaverse and…

Fashion brands launch probe into garment waste burning in Cambodia brick factory claims

The new report 'Bound by Bricks: An Opportunity to End Debt Bondage and Child Labour in Cambodia’s Brick Factories' is…

NGOs seek ‘essential’ changes to EU’s forced labour eradication proposal

A group of 16 NGOs, coalitions and trade unions, including IndustriAll European Trade Union, Clean Clothes Campaign Europe and the…

IndustriAll proposes Morocco accord following Casablanca textile factory collapse

In the early hours of 8 June, sections of a building housing a textile factory in the Tit Mellil industrial…

Slow Fashion Declaration pledges to counter fast fashion

The recent three-day ChangeNow summit brought together changemakers in Paris from 25 to 27 May 2023. Mayors representing approximately 6.5…