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In the collective to higher standards

Issue 81 - May | June 2019
This year marks the misfortune of Rana Plaza for the sixth time. The tragedy that killed 1.100 workers at a textile factory in Bangladesh ...

Economic Partnerships

Seeds with names

Issue 81 - May | June 2019
With the support of the Austrian Development Agency ADA, Saatbau eGen. In Georgia pioneering the production of certified seeds from Austrian wheat varieties.

sustainable production

Clothes turn green

Issue 80 - March | April 2019
Every garment has its own chemistry, regardless of whether the base fiber is natural or synthetic. Many initiatives are committed to banishing harmful substances from clothing, and some address the root of the problem.

Sustainable supply chain

Not without works council

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Every garment has its own chemistry, regardless of whether the base fiber is natural or synthetic. Many initiatives are committed to banishing harmful substances from clothing, and some address the root of the problem.

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When works councils start

Issue 78 - November | December 2018
Employee representation can often make sense in enforcing labor and social standards along the supply chain, as examples show.

Seal of approval

Land Consolidation

Issue 77 - September | October 2018
In countries where laws are lacking or not effective, farmers can rely on a variety of voluntary labels to ensure sustainable production. With their merger, the top labels Rainforest Alliance and Utz now make a ...