Civil society is a term used to describe one of three global sectors. It represents a collection of nongovernmental organisations (NGOs) and intermediary institutions.
The Corporation is a term used on a group of people joined in a common purpose to hold property, make contracts, and share profits according to the terms of a formal agreement or contract (charter) recognised by the state.
Eco Chick design award is an annual design competition for young designers working with sustainable fashion design. It’s arranged by Redress, the fashion NGO organizing the awards. Read more..
Ethical Fashion Forum (EFF): EFF is a non-profit organization with the goal of making it easy for fashion professionals to integrate sustainability in their business. Read more..
Fairtrade – denotes a trading partnership based on dialogue, respect and transparency that seeks greater equity in international trade by offering better trading conditions to, and securing the rights of, marginalized producers and workers. Read more..
Made By is an organization with a mission to improve environmental and social conditions in the fashion industry and make sustainability common practice. MADE-BY was launched in 2004 in direct response to rising consumer concern in Europe over public and environmental issues in the fashion industry. Read more..
NGO is a nongovernmental organization (NGO) is any group outside of government whose purpose is protection of the environment. Read more..
The Pesticide Action Network is an international coalition of more than 300 nongovernmental organizations (NGO) that works to stop both pesticide misuse and proliferation of pesticide use worldwide. Read more..