Big ideas to
transform the industry

We fund initiatives that have the potential to create long-term change. Click through the list of our current grants to see more.

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Awaj Foundation

Empower women leaders in the apparel sector, through advanced training in negotiation and advocacy.

Awaj Foundation

Exchange of knowledge between the advocacy groups in Myanmar and Bangladesh on advocacy practices for women in garment industry.

Awaj Foundation

Empower workers to be able to negotiate, bargain and claim their rights at home and in the workplace to improve working conditions.

Bangladesh Apparel Exchange Ltd

Sponsorship of Bangladesh Fashionology Summit 2019

Bangladesh Center for Workers Solidarity

Empower workers, especially female workers, to use social media as a tool to organise and raise their collective voice.

Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST)

Empower individual workers, in particular women, to increase their voice and raise concerns before factory management and seek legal protection of their rights, thereby increasing access to justice.

Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST)

Increase access for Bangladeshi garment workers to legal aid services and advocate for further legal reforms to protect their rights.

BRAC University

Support a pilot project to map all apparel factories in two sub-districts of Bangladesh.


Map all RMG factories across all 20 garment-producing districts in Bangladesh, including direct and indirect exporters, subcontractors, and manufacturers.

Care USA

Build the resilience of urban populations in Dhaka, Bangladesh to humanitarian emergencies.

Care USA

Protect refugee women and girls from gender-based violence and build their resilience.

Catholic Relief Services

Provide an environment of safety and support for women and children in the Rohingya Refugee Settlements - including reduction in sexual and gender based violence.

Center for Global Development

Researching "beyond aid" solutions for Rohingya refugees and host communities in Bangladesh

Copenhagen Consensus

Informed policy and funding decisions in Bangladesh, using evidence about the type of social investment that has the most impact.

Ethical Trading Initiative

Improve working conditions in Bangladesh by driving improved purchasing practices through Better Buying and promoting changes in business models.

Fair Labor Association

Collect, benchmark, and disclose aggregate wage data for Bangladesh and Turkey.

Fondation Terre des hommes

Integrate nutrition and child protection emergency response for Rohingya support.

Good World Solutions

Use mobile technology to enable workers' voices to be heard in garment factories in Bangladesh.

Grameen Shikkha

Provide vocational training to young Bangladeshis and link them to employment in the apparel sector.

Grameen Shikkha

Provide vocational training to young Bangladeshi on practical skills and link to employment in the apparel sector.