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Simple innovations to support organic cotton farming 

Brazil is the world’ fifth largest producer of cotton. And while smallholder farmers drive the production of organic cotton, it remains less than 1% of total cotton production.  C&A Foundation believes this must change.   We support initiatives that help smallholder organic fa…

Call for an Evaluation Team for a Organic Cotton Initiative in India

C&A Foundation seeks an Evaluation Team for undertaking an external evaluation of the initiative ‘Promotion and Expansion of Organic cotton in the Marginalized and Predominantly Tribal Region of Madhya Pradesh, India’ implemented by Action for Social Advancement and funded by C…

Call for a Consultant Team to Conduct a Delphi Assessment

C&A Foundation’s goal is to transform the fashion industry, placing it on a socially and environmentally sustainable trajectory. Therefore, to plan its next programming cycle for 2020-2025, C&A Foundation seeks a team of consultants for undertaking a Delphi assessment on the su…

C&A Foundation and Fondo Semillas Renew their Partnership

  With the renewal of the partnership between C&A Foundation and Fondo Semillas, grassroots organisations in Mexico will continue to receive support for their work to improve working conditions in the Mexican apparel industry. C&A Foundation and Fondo Semillas have announced…

Launch of Mapped in Bangladesh: a Digital Map of Garment Factories in Bangladesh

The launch Mapped in Bangladesh is a promising milestone for transparency in the Bangladeshi garment sector. This initiative, launched by our partner, BRAC University, digitally maps all export-oriented ready-made garment factories across the Dhaka district of Bangladesh. For…

Pakistan celebrates an important milestone with its first bale of organic cotton

  At C&A Foundation we believe that fashion can be a force for good, and a key to achieving this transformation is the acceleration of sustainable materials, and in particular organic cotton. We are proud to announce that this month, at an AA Cotton Ginning Factory in Sadigaba…

Challenges of home-based workers in India

Tainted Garments: The Exploitation of Women and Girls in India’s Home-based Garment Sector, by the Berkeley Blum Center for Developing Economies, brings a new perspective to the conversation on home-based worker and forced and child labour in India. For us, this is a starting…

C&A Foundation is seeking a Policy Advocacy Consultant for Circular Fashion Programme

C&A Foundation is seeking a consultant who can act as our Learning Partner in circular economy policy advocacy in Europe. Applicants with the following qualifications are encouraged to submit an expression of interest: Expertise in circular economy and policy goals that wil…

C&A and C&A Foundation win 2018 Employee Engagement Award 

C&A and C&A Foundation have won the 2018 Employee Engagement Award for Social Responsibility for their successful #inspiringworld campaign.  2018 was the third year that C&A and C&A Foundation partnered on an employee engagement campaign that supports the C&A Global Sustainabi…

RFP - Mapping Organic Cotton in China

The study is intended to provide a deeper understanding of the organic cotton sector in China and the conditions under which it might be possible to scale up organic cotton production in the country. The outputs from this study are intended to help C&A Foundation and Solidarida…