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Traid CEO Maria Chenoweth on why we need to rethink Christmas. We have to get one thing straight. Our planet can no longer afford mass shopping sprees such as Black Friday, Halloween, Valentines, Easter and Christmas, where people working in exploitative conditions produce even more things we don’t need.  These seasonal events are contributing to the irreversible ecological breakdown of…
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5th June marks World Environment Day, a global moment to focus the attention of businesses, investors, governments, communities, and individuals on the urgent need to restore the Earth’s eco-systems.  TRAID’s contribution is to support the UK public to source more of their wardrobe second-hand and pass on clothes in our charity shops, while funding global projects that benefit the people and…
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Today marks the one year anniversary of TRAID's 23% campaign and Londoners have passed on one million garments. An incredible achievement. Chair of the Environmental Audit Committee Mary Creagh MP writes on the urgent need to reform the fashion industry, and what we can do to make a difference. Mary Creagh MP and Chair of the Environmental Audit Committee on…
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