Twitter Chat Recap: #ForcedFashion with C&A Foundation

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Today, C&A Foundation, Remake, Freedom Fund, and TriplePundit came together to delve into the conversation of forced labor – an issue that still plagues supply chains around the world.

During the #ForcedFashion chat, we discussed the following and much more!

  • different types of bonded and forced labor
  • industries where this practice is still occurring
  • how brands, specifically in fashion, are combating forced labor

 

FEATURED GUESTS:

  • Anindit Roy Chowdhury (@CandAFund) – Programme Manager Gender Justice & Human Rights C&A Foundation
  • Ayesha Barenblat (@remakeourworld) – Founder of Remake
  • Ginny Baumann (@Freedom_Fund) – Senior Program Officer, The Freedom Fund

About C&A Foundation

C&A Foundation is the corporate foundation affiliated with global clothing retailer C&A. They are working to transform the fashion industry by providing partners with financial support, expertise and access to networks in order to drive change. C&A Foundation’s work focuses on four areas that they believe will have the biggest impact for people: accelerating sustainable cotton, improving working conditions, eradicating forced and child labour and strengthening local communities.

Marissa Rosen

Marissa is the Director of Social Media for TriplePundit and Owner of Climate Social, LLC. She holds a bachelor's degree in communications from Mizzou and a master's in environmental studies from UPenn.Connect with her to discuss opportunities to engage in TriplePundit's popular Twitter Chats, or anything else related to sustainability and digital marketing, at marissa@triplepundit.com.

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