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FASHION REVOLUTION | FASHION TRANSPARENCY INDEX 2019

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CONTENTS

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FOREWORD FINDINGS-AT-A-GLANCE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY WHY TRANSPARENCY? Why greater transparency matters in the fashion industry Case Studies: Transparency in Action Viewpoint: Nazma Akter, trade unionist Viewpoint: Jenny Dewi, garment worker Viewpoint: Tolly Dolly Posh, consumer, ethical blogger What do we mean by transparency?

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ABOUT THE FASHION TRANSPARENCY INDEX Why have we conducted this research? The methodology The weighting of the scores About the methodology Updates to the methodology How were the 200 brands selected? A-Z of brands How is research conducted About our research and engagement process How does the scoring work?

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THE FINAL SCORES A rough guide to the scoring The final scores Quick findings Overall analysis

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Viewpoint: Mary Creagh MP, chair of the Environmental Audit Committee

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FINAL SCORES: SECTION-BY-SECTION Average scores across the sections 1. Policy & Commitments 2. Governance 3. Traceability Viewpoint: Abhishek Jani, Fairtrade India Project 4. Know, Show, Fix Viewpoint: Shafiq Hassan, Echotex 5. Spotlight Issues Viewpoint: Jenny Holdcroft, IndustriALL Viewpoint: Hester Le Roux, CARE International UK Viewpoint: Kirsten Broode, Greenpeace

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WHAT SHOULD YOU DO WITH THIS INFORMATION? Citizens Brands and Retailers Governments and Policymakers Civil Society Groups, Trade Unions & Workers

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS ANNEX 1 Definitions and Abbreviations ANNEX 2 References Organisations for further research An important final note About Fashion Revolution

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Fashion Transparency Index 2019  

A review of 200 of the biggest global fashion brands and retailers ranked according to how much they disclose about their social and environ...

Fashion Transparency Index 2019  

A review of 200 of the biggest global fashion brands and retailers ranked according to how much they disclose about their social and environ...