The Impact of Fashion
In Partnership with Dhana
Keep up with our series exploring the social, environmental, & economic challenges facing the fashion industry.
Fashion is the only industry that touches on all 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Our task is to make sure that its impact is a positive one.
With that in mind, we are thrilled to announce our newest partnership with Shamini Dhana and her company Dhana—leaders in advancing a more sustainable and just fashion industry.
In our partnership, we’ll be introducing the social, environmental, and economic challenges facing the fashion industry, presenting a fuller picture of the industry’s impact so we can better understand where change is needed and where opportunity lies.
We’ll be sharing interviews with experts in the industry, deep dive posts like these, and much more.
The Rana Plaza Collapse: What Happened & What it Means for the Fashion Industry
In April of 2013, the Rana Plaza building collapsed, killing 1,132 people and maiming more than 2,500 others. This tragedy became a symbol of the fashion industry’s impact and need for sustainable reform.
In this post we answer the questions…
- What happened to the Rana Plaza
- What was the cause of the Rana Plaza collapse?
- What were the effects of Rana Plaza on Fashion?
Click here to learn about the Rana Plaza Collapse.
How Can Circular Fashion Reverse Climate Change?
In this podcast episode, we talk with Shamini Dhana about sustainability and the future of fashion.
We answer questions like…
- What is Circular Fashion?
- What does real “Sustainability” need to look like in Fashion?
- How can we all get involved in changing the industry for the better?
Click here to read the post and listen to the podcast on Circular Fashion.
Our Partner: Dhana
Dhana is a fashion technology company that aims to unite humanity through fashion and reduce the impact the fashion industry has on climate change.
Dhana’s Founder, Shamini Dhana, is on a mission to connect people more deeply to the clothes they wear and how those clothes were made to advance a new frontier of fashion.
Shamini is a leader in the sustainable fashion industry and serves as a board member for Climate Ride, Ethical Fashion Forum, and even served as an Associate Producer of The Trust Cost film.
Keep Up: The Impact of Fashion
Our upcoming book on The Impact of Fashion will explore the social, environmental, and economic challenges facing the fashion industry. Keep up with our series featuring expert interviews, deep-dive blog posts, and more by subscribing below.