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27.11.2020

Strategic Cooperation with the Open Apparel Registry

27.11.2020

Joint Action to improve transparency in the Garment Sector

The Textiles Partnership supports the uniform and reliable database of the OAR and publishes an aggregated list of about 69000 production sites of 23 Partnership members.

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05.11.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

05.11.2020

We welcome global tactics to the Textiles Partnership.

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27.10.2020

KAYA&KATO and IBM launch new blockchain project

27.10.2020

Cooperation project for the transparent documentation of the textile supply chain

Blockchain technology will provide complete transparency and traceability of garments down to the fiber for both companies and consumers.

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22.10.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

22.10.2020

We are pleased to welcome erlich textil to the Textiles Partnership.

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07.10.2020

OECD Due Diligence Guidance now available in German

07.10.2020

Due diligence in textile supply chains

The OECD Due Diligence Guidance for Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment & Footwear Sector sets standards for the textile industry. Now, the guidance is now also available in German.

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06.10.2020

T-REXS: the new risk analysis tool

06.10.2020

The Textiles Partnership presents its new tool, which guides companies step by step through the risk analysis.

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11.09.2020

Gender-based violence

11.09.2020

Annual Topic 2020

In 2020, Gender-based violence is highlighted as the annual topic in the Textiles Partnership.

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25.08.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

25.08.2020

New advisory member

Founded in 1994, Hof University of Applied Sciences offers numerous study programmes, organised in three faculties: Business, Computer Science and Engineering. The latter faculty combines the subjects of design, textile and engineering sciences in an international range of courses in Hof and Münchberg.

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06.08.2020

New Guide to Supply Chain Transparency

06.08.2020

The Textiles Partnership has now published a new guide that supports brands in gradually achieving more transparency in their supply chain. It provides them with the necessary information to be able to map the supply chain and the stakeholders involved.

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24.07.2020

Companies write a letter to the Indian Government

24.07.2020

Gemeinsamer Brief an die indische Regierung

49 companies, which purchase in India, have approached the Indian government with a joint letter. In the letter, they request Prime Minister Narendra Modi to maintain international labour standards. 14 Members of the Textiles Partnership have also signed the letter.

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23.07.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

23.07.2020

We welcome CHAPS Merchandising GmbH to the Textiles Partnership.

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17.06.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

17.06.2020

Welcome to the Partnership: bluesign

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27.04.2020

Rückblick: Virtuelles Arbeitstreffen

27.04.2020

1 Livestream, 9 Webinare, 7 Marktstände

Informieren, mitgestalten, austauschen: All das bot das virtuelle Arbeitstreffen des Textilbündnisses am 21. April. Die Aufzeichnungen der Webinare und die Markstände sind auch weiterhin verfügbar.

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21.04.2010

Responding responsibly to the COVID-19 crisis

21.04.2020

Joint Statement

A coalition of ten international organisations working on better labour conditions for garment workers is calling on garment brands and governments for urgent action amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The experts on workers’ rights in global supply chains agreed on a joint vision on social protection and responsible business conduct during this crisis.

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01.04.2020

Webinar 15.04.: Chemikalien- und Umweltmanagement-Trainings

01.04.2020

Sie können sich jetzt für das Webinar anmelden

Basic und Advanced Trainingsprogramme für Fabriken mit Nassprozessen in verschiedenen Produktionsländern: Systain übernimmt das Programm-Management und die Qualitätssicherung und koordiniert die Trainingsprogramme für das Textilbündnis sowie interessierte Partner*innen.

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28.02.2020

MSI-TN: 2nd Annual Conference

28.02.2020

The Multi-Stakeholder Initiative Tamil Nadu (MSI-TN) is making progress

This became visible at the Second International Annual Conference. About 140 participants attended the conference on 6th February 2020 in Coimbatore, which was supported by the Partnership Initiative Tamil Nadu.

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25.11.2020

Historic milestone: the ILO Convention 190

25.11.2020

International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women

Interview with Dr. Christina Stockfisch on the ILO Convention 190 and the status of implementation

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26.10.2020

New Expert Group on Circular Economy

26.10.2020

Around 35 Partnership members participate in the new expert group.

They want to identify and develop best practices and guidelines on recyclable processes and products along the entire textile value chain.

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12.10.2020

New Expert Group on Climate Action

12.10.2020

On October 1st, the new expert group (EG) on climate action was launched. It aims to develop best practices for minimising climate risks in all parts of the supply chain.

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07.10.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

07.10.2020

We are pleased to welcome RETAILPRAXIS GmbH to the Textiles Partnership.

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18.09.2020

Fashion Charter publishes Playbook for Climate Action

18.09.2020

Climate protection and CO2 reduction

The Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has published the Playbook for Climate Action for the textile and clothing industry.

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01.09.2020

Textiles Partnership at the Sustainable Fashion Summit

01.09.2020

We will be at the Sustainable Fashion Summit in Frankfurt am Main on 10 September, as a partner of the event and with a joint booth together with Grüner Knopf.

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17.08.2020

New Strategic Cooperation

17.08.2020

Joint Action to Promote Organic Cotton

The aim of the cooperation between Textiles Partnership and Organic Cotton Accelerator is to promote the availability of organic cotton and to improve the alignment of supply and demand.

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04.08.2020

Seminars from August to December

04.08.2020

In the upcoming months, the Partnership for Sustainable Textiles will again offer its members a range of support services and exchange formats. This year we have converted all seminars to online formats.

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23.07.2020

Welcome to the Partnership

23.07.2020

We welcome textilekonzepte GmbH to the Textiles Partnership.

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01.07.2020

Partnership Initiative Wastewater starts

01.07.2020

A joint initiative for clean wastewater and environmental protection in textile production

Sustainable wastewater management in the textile supply chain is the goal of the new Partnership Initiative. The focus countries are Taiwan, Bangladesh, Vietnam, China, Pakistan and Turkey.

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09.06.2020

Joint report of AGT and PST on responsible purchasing practices

09.06.2020

Pre-COVID-19 self-assessment provides valuable insights

The joint report released today shows the aggregate results of the Purchasing Practices Self-Assessment (PPSA) of 42 AGT and PST companies. It underlines the importance of responsible purchasing practices in times of crisis.

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24.04.2020

Detoxing the Fasion Industry for Dummies

24.04.2020

New ZDHC Manual

ZDHC executive director Frank Michel explains the basics of chemical management in the textile industry in an easy-to-understand way.

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06.04.2020

Statements from Tamil Nadu

06.04.2020

"Die MSI-TN macht wunderbare Arbeit"

Bei der zweiten Jahreskonferenz der Multi-Stakeholder-Initiative Tamil Nadu (MSI-TN) haben wir einige Teilnehmende interviewt. Dabei haben wir sie gefragt, wie sie die Arbeit der MSI-TN beurteilen, wie sie mit ihr zusammenarbeiten und welche Wünsche sie für die Zukunft haben.

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12.03.2020

OECD published results of the Alignment Assessment

12.03.2020

Results serve as a basis for the new review process

With the Alignment Assessment, the OECD examines to what extent the approach of the Textiles Partnership takes into account the recommendations on due diligence in the garment and footwear sector.

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30.01.2020

OECD Forum 2020 in Paris

30.01.2020

Textiles Partnership, AGT and SAC organise partner session at OECD Forum

„Alignment between initiatives at the European level: Potential for scaling up due diligence implementation in the garment sector“

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15.01.2020

INNATEX: Benefit from multi actor partnerships

15.01.2020

Lecture Series: Fit for the international stage: Sustainability in textile supply chains

At INNATEX Jürgen Janssen, head of the Partnership Secretariat, and Tobias Dorr, Development and Climate Alliance, discuss how to benefit from multi actor partnerships.

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