Apr 24, 2023
Social Procurement and its Impact On the Fashion Industry.
In this episode, Tamara Cobussen, Guarantee System Manager of WFTO, chats with Caterina Occhio, passionate social entrepreneur, ESG and Sustainability advisor focusing on the luxury and fashion industry, and founder of Ethicarei and SeeMe, WFTO-verified enterprises. What is social procurement? And what is its impact on the fashion industry? What is the role of governments in advancing it and supporting Fair Trade producers? Together they answer all of these questions, highlighting the importance of Fair Trade Enterprises collaborating and providing their knowledge of ethical fashion to mainstream brands, the long-awaited arrival of the new EU due diligence legislation, and the urgency for all fashion brands to play in the same field of transparency and accountability.