25 Jan '12, 9pm

UN Global Compact Launches First Industry-Specific Initiative for ...: The United Nations Global Compact has joi...

UN Global Compact Launches First Industry-Specific Initiative for ...: The United Nations Global Compact has joi...

The partnership, which will target small- and medium-size businesses, promises to tackle the fashion industry’s copious social and environmental challenges on an international scale. “As an industry facing serious and widely publicized social and environmental challenges, the fashion and textile industry is uniquely positioned to launch a sectoral initiative under the umbrella of the UN Global Compact,” Georg Kell, executive director of the UN Global Compact, says in a statement. “We are very excited about this effort and look forward to collaborating with NICE and its partners.”

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