Sumary of ECI calls for new legislation on living wages in fashion:
- As the EU is the huge businessperson of clothes in the world and one of the huge fashion user markets, with over 260 billion euro in sales evaluate in 2022, the EU must address this unfair and consumptive model.
- Kirsten Kossen, elder advisor on human rights at ASN Bank, who initiated the ECI, and a member of the ECI’s Citizens’ Committee, said in a message: For too agelong, brands have declare to do the right situation.
- The European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) has launched a new campaign ‘Good Clothes, Fair Pay’ to require legislation on living consequences for groups who make our clothes.
- Poverty consequences affect workers everywhere and are endemic to the global garment industry.