SDGs

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Roland Stelzer (front right) talking to the organic cotton farmers in Kyrgyzstan. © Cotonea/Klaus Mellenthin

 
10/09/2021 – Interview with Roland Stelzer on SDG 8

Interview with Roland Stelzer on SDG 8

Cotonea commits to fair work conditions

What do fair working conditions look like and how are they implemented at Cotonea? textile network spoke with CEO Roland Stelzer. By  Sibylle Michel
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Nach Abschluss des „In-Factory Youth Development Programmes“ werden die Young Workers für mindestens zwei weitere Jahre im Unternehmen eingesetzt und durch geschultes Personal intensiv begleitet. © Seidensticker

 
08/09/2021 – SDG 8: Verantwortungsvoll handeln

SDG 8: Verantwortungsvoll handeln

Seidensticker schafft Perspektiven für Jugendliche

Im „Young Workers Programme“ durchlaufen die Jugendlichen ein Traineeprogramm, das ihnen einen sicheren Einstieg ins berufliche Leben ermöglicht. By  Sibylle Michel
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Nach Ansicht von Uwe Mazura, Hauptgeschäftsführer von textil+mode, ist es an der Zeit, die Vorreiterfunktion der deutschen Textilindustrie bei der Umsetzung des SDG 8 in den Mittelpunkt zu rücken: „Es ist ganz und gar falsch, immer wieder das pauschale Bild einer in seiner Breite angeblich ausbeuterischen Textil- und Modeindustrie zu zeichnen.“ © Ute Grabowsky/photothek.net

 
07/09/2021 – Mit Textil UN-Nachhaltigkeitsziele erreichen – Teil 4

Mit Textil UN-Nachhaltigkeitsziele erreichen – Teil 4

SDG 8: Ohne Arbeit – keine Zukunft

In Teil 4 unserer Serie geht es um menschenwürdige Arbeit und nachhaltiges Wirtschaftswachstum und darum, wie die deutsche Textil- und Modeindustrie international ... By  Sibylle Michel
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The SDGs have been a key aspect of Elevate’s corporate social responsibility strategy since its membership with the UN Global Compact in 2019. © Elevate Textiles

 
Elevate believes that SDGs help companies to be the driving force behind the UN Global Compact ambitions. By  Sibylle Michel
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Long-term economic growth, the creation of jobs, humane working conditions: Remei is demonstrating how SDG 8 can be applied in the textile industry. © Remei

 
30/08/2021 – Good for the environment

Good for the environment

Good for Remei’s organic farmers

Long-term economic growth, the creation of jobs, humane working conditions: Remei is demonstrating how SDG 8 can be applied in the textile industry. By  Sibylle Michel
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The feedback from the industry is unanimous: Frankfurt is more than delivering on its promise to become the place to be for the forward-looking and progressive fashion and textile industry. © Messe Frankfurt/Jacquemin

 
13/07/2021 – Frankfurt Fashion Week

Frankfurt Fashion Week

FFW: Frankfurt becomes the place to be

Following a week of inspiring talks, virtual conferences and numerous live performances, the first edition of the FFW Studio ended on 09 July 2021. ... By  Sibylle Michel
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The topics addressed by the Frankfurt Fashion SDG Summit are based on the priorities that were announced by UN Secretary-General António Guterres for 2021 in order to achieve the SDGs by 2030. Keynotes, interviews, panel discussions and performances will be taking a closer look at topics such as Sustainability by Design, Policy for the People, Climate, Oceans, Creatives for the Future and the Global Status of Fashion & Design. © Irina 27/stock.adobe.com

 
01/06/2021 – Frankfurt Fashion Week – FFW

Frankfurt Fashion Week – FFW

The 1st Frankfurt Fashion SDG Summit on 7 July 2021

The 1st Frankfurt Fashion SDG Summit, presented by the Conscious Fashion Campaign, in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships. By  Editorial staff