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.

How to become a Partner

Associação Direitos Humanos em Rede - CONECTAS

Advocacy for best practices in combating forced labour and the protection of migrant workers.

Awaj Foundation

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

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.


Establish Long-Term Operations and Scale Use of the Open Apparel Registry (OAR).

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.

Better Cotton Initiative

Support the Better Cotton Initiative in increased standards embedded in national legislation.

bioRe Foundation

Research and propagate high performing organic cotton seeds in India.

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.

Brazil Foundation/Womanity Foundation

Create an online platform that maps and analyses the ecosystem of initiatives aimed at women’s empowerment and gender justice.

Brazilian Institute for National Pact to Eradicate Slave Labour

Supporting consolidation of the structure of InPACTO.


Build a response system to tackle sexual harassment and gender based violence in the workplace within the apparel supply chain.


Core support for Breakthrough.


Adapt HerRespect curriculum for use in India, and partner with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) to mobilise manufacturers to prevent gender based violence.


Expand transparency information in north and southeast Asia to reduce environmental impacts of the apparel supply chain.


Develop and pilot tools to effectively monitor and measure the impact of their activities on gender equality and women's empowerment in supply chains.