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Cotton 2040 Launches CottonUP Guide

Multistakeholder initiative Cotton 2040 recently launched CottonUP, a practical guide to sourcing more sustainable cotton. The guide was created with the vision of a cotton industry that is a force for good for workers, and the environment along the entire supply chain. Cotto...

Cotton 2040 Launches CottonUP Guide

Multistakeholder initiative Cotton 2040 recently launched CottonUP, a practical guide to sourcing more sustainable cotton. The guide was created with the vision of a cotton industry that is a force for good for workers, and the environment along the entire supply chain. Cotto...

C&A Foundation launches 2017 Annual Report

C&A Foundation’s Annual Report 2017 is a strong call to action to join the movement to transform the apparel industry.   Zug, Switzerland, 21 June 2018. C&A Foundation published its fifth annual report, not only sharing progress in 2017 and insights from its grant-making, but...

€1.29 million in funding to support circular fashion initiatives

C&A Foundation’s work to make circular fashion a reality is set to receive a major boost thanks to the approval of five initiatives following the 2017 Request for Proposals (RFP): ‘Bridging the Gap’ Implementation of Circular Economy in the Apparel Sector.   Five pilot initiat...

Materiateca - the materials library

Since 2014, the free platform and database “Materiateca” has been cataloguing and analysing socially and environmentally responsible materials, products and services available in Brazil. As part of our circular fashion programme in Brazil, C&A Foundation is partnering with Mate...

Seeking External Evaluator

C&A Foundation is currently looking for a consultant/team/or company to carry out an external evaluation of initiative 'Accelerating Organic Cotton in China by Replicating Behavioural Change' implemented by RARE. Consultant(s) and consulting teams should have the following exper...

2018 Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Dialogue and debate between stakeholders is the first step towards any collective action. Part of C&A Foundation’s role in sparking collaboration for systems changes is fostering that debate. That is why C&A Foundation is supporting the Copenhagen Fashion Summit for the third con...

Cotton Trailblazers celebrates organic

Today, C&A Foundation and the government of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh are hosting the event Cotton Trailblazers, in Bhopal. The event is a celebration of Madhya Pradesh’s global leadership in organic cotton production and the role of organic cotton cultivation in improvi...

Jill Tucker talks transparency

C&A Foundation is working to fundamentally transform the fashion industry, and this includes drastically improving the working conditions for the women and men work in the apparel supply chain. Transparency is an important ally in the struggle for better working conditions. Under...

Fostering Transparency

The long, complex, and fragmented apparel supply chain can lead to a lack of transparency and accountability that allows poor working conditions and environmental problems to linger undetected. But we believe transparency can change that. Fostering transparency enables accountabi...

Vacancy: Administrative Assistant

Our team in Gurgaon, India, is looking for a full-time Administrative Assistant who can contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the India Team providing administrative support and specialized assistance  in the assigned areas of responsibility. Main tasks will include:...