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TRAID is concerned at the 'business as usual' response from the UK Government which rejected a raft of recommendations made by MPs as part of the Environmental Audit Committee's inquiry into the sustainability of the fashion industry - Fixing Fashion, Clothing consumption and sustainability. Fashion is one of the most polluting industries in the world and creates more carbon emissions…
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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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