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RFP - Developmental Evaluation of the Good Fashion Fund

C&A Foundation and Fount (Fund Manager) call for proposals for a Developmental Evaluation (DE) of the Good Fashion Fund (GFF). The GFF was set up in mid-2019 to invest in the adoption of high-impact and disruptive technologies, and circular innovations in the apparel and footw…

New partnership with IOM in fight against child labour in the Mexican fashion industry

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has developed an initiative to prevent, detect and assist victims of child labour, forced labour and human trafficking in the fashion industry, as well as to strengthen the mechanisms for cross-sector collaboration on this issu…

World Vision and C&A Foundation partner to combat child labour in the Mexican fashion industry

World Vision Mexico and C&A Foundation have teamed up on an initiative for the prevention and eradication of child labour in the fashion industry in the state of Puebla, Mexico. Begun in October 2019, this two-year initiative will be implemented in six communities in the Tehuacán…

Diaconia: Transforming people’s lives and the fashion industry with organic cotton

This year, C&A Foundation celebrates five years of making fashion a force for good by bringing together beneficiaries, allies and changemakers as part of our broader vision to unite the industry and set the stage for a profound industry transformation. Through this story series…

ProDESC: Building a national alliance that empowers women human rights defenders to know and fight

This year, C&A Foundation celebrates five years of making fashion a force for good by bringing together beneficiaries, allies and changemakers as part of our broader vision to unite the industry and set the stage for a profound industry transformation. Through this story series…

World Wildlife Fund (WWF): How organic cotton production is vital to healthy biodiversity and value

This year, C&A Foundation celebrates five years of making fashion a force for good by bringing together beneficiaries, allies and changemakers as part of our broader vision to unite the industry and set the stage for a profound industry transformation. Through this story series…

Save the Children: Partnering to enhance the lives of children

This year, C&A Foundation celebrates five years of making fashion a force for good by bringing together beneficiaries, allies and changemakers as part of our broader vision to unite the industry and set the stage for a profound industry transformation. Through this story series…

5 years making fashion a force for good: interview with The Freedom Fund

  “Our north star is to see a sector where people have decent and fair work, where they’re treated with dignity across the sector. A world where brands take responsibility for the decisions they make and the pressures they place down through the supply chain. To be able to cre…

Is a sustainable future really possible for fashion?

Lee Alexander Risby, Head of Effective Philanthropy at C&A Foundation, speaks to two authors of a new report, ‘The Future of Sustainability in the Fashion Industry’.   They discuss why this research is a wake-up call for the industry…     Experts from across the global fashi…

New report outlines a road map for the Mexican Apparel Industry to transition to a circular economy

The Mexican Center for Environmental Law (CEMDA) and C&A Foundation have joined hands to help decision makers transition to a circular economy. A report titled, “Promotion of Circular Economy in the Mexican Apparel Industry” has been released with actionable recommendations to…