Article ImpactInvestor stresses social and environmental need to invest in fashion and apparel industry
In an article on ImpactInvestor on June 27th experts from the Good Fashion Fund, Fashion for Good, Laudes Foundation and Apparel Impact Institute explain the barriers to investment in the fashion and apparel industry and why the opportunities should not be ignored.
Rogier van Mazijk, investment director at Fashion for Good stresses the need to invest in both existing solutions and innovation to tackle the vast amounts of carbon released into the atmosphere by the fashion supply chain. Bob Assenberg, fund director for the Good Fashion Fund also mentions the need to tackle the social aspect in parallel to the environmental issues.
Read the whole article on ImpactInvestor: In depth: Efforts to transform the fashion sector remain underfunded but opportunities abound