Fashion's Future: The Sustainable Development Goals
Explore the fashion industry’s impact on people and planet, what the Sustainable Development Goals are, and how they are linked. On this 4-week course, you will learn directly from some of the world’s foremost organisations and experts including Greenpeace, CARE International, Clean Clothes Campaign, Fairtrade Foundation, Ellen MacArthur Foundation, UNICEF, Canopy, WRAP, University of Plymouth’s Marine Biology & Ecology Research Centre, scientist and environmental toxicologist Linda Greer, former child garment worker and trade unionist Nazma Akter, Fashion Revolution’s co-founders Orsola de Castro and Carry Somers and many more. This course is completely free and run entirely online — so anyone, anywhere can participate!
This course explores the Circular Economy: how businesses can create value by reusing and recycling products, how designers can come up with amazingly clever solutions, and how you can contribute to make the Circular Economy happen.