Online Webinar - The real cost of fast-fashion
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About the Event
👉 The real cost of fast-fashion: modern slavery in the textile industry and the role of corporates in the global supply chain.
👀 Where does your t-shirt come from? What is fast-fashion? Do you know the reality of modern slavery and #labour exploitation? How can #corporates change the current situation in the context of the global supply chain?
If you are interested in #humanrights in the context of the textile industry, join us next Friday for an online webinar featuring:
📌 Dr Amy Weatherburn, post-doctoral researcher in labour exploitation, migrant workers and human trafficking at the Centre for European Law at the Université Libre de Bruxelles.
📌 Sofia Barradas, former editor at Clean Clothes Campaign and now Blue Book Trainee at the European Commission for employment, social affairs and inclusions.
📌 Dr Mark Kawakami, Assistant Professor in Private Law at Maastricht University, specialised in business law and the role of corporates in the global supply chain.
The participants after the webinar will:
- have a clearer image of the international human rights framework in the context of labour exploitation in the garment industry;
- understand the factual situation of labour exploitation in the garment industry and identify the stakeholders involved and responsible;
- gain an insight into the benefits of conscious and sustainable actions in the context of labour exploitation in the garment industry.
👉 Register now at https://forms.gle/r7Ybc5xr5Gkq79xPA and become more aware about the origin of your clothes from a legal and business perspectives.