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Small and Beautiful

17 / 07 / 18
It’s five years since TRAID began funding a project to support the children of garment workers in Bangladesh. Leigh McAlea, TRAID’s Head of Communications looks back at her visit to the project in 2014, and why small is still beautiful. In their work to support street and working children, ChildHope UK and the Bangladeshi NGO Nagorik Uddyog noticed that many…
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Nina Smith is the Chief Executive Officer of GoodWeave International, a charity working to stop child and bonded labour in our supply chains. TRAID is funding GoodWeave to work with retailers to illuminate every part of their supply chains to stop child and bonded labour. The majority of our clothes and shoes are made by an unregulated workforce in conditions…
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Every year TRAID Education work with the whole of the Lower Sixth Form of Pipers Corner School in High Wycombe for an extended cross-curricular project. Students are introduced to the problems and solutions as we unpick the fashion industry, analyse garments to understand their ethics and consider their environmental impact. The students form groups and explore the provenance of an…
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