Addressing Social Issues

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Addressing Social Issues

Addressing the social issues in the textile industry requires a multifaceted approach.

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Multifaceted approach

  • In order to address social issues, a multifaceted approach needs to be taken.
  • A multifaceted approach involves cooperation between:
    • Governments.
    • Businesses.
    • Labour organizations.
    • Consumers.
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Workplace solutions

  • Workplace solutions include:
    • Supporting fair wages that allow workers to sustain a decent standard of living.
    • Ensuring safe working conditions and adherence to health and safety standards.
    • Promoting gender equality and empowering women in the workplace.
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Sustainable solutions

  • Sustainable solutions include:
    • Encouraging transparency and responsible sourcing in textile supply chains.
    • Supporting fair trade practices and ethical production standards.
  • Addressing social issues can create a more sustainable environment for the workers and communities involved in the textile industry.

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1Core Technical Principles

2Paper & Board: Specialist Technical Principles

3Timber: Specialist Technical Principles

4Metal: Specialist Technical Principles

5Polymers: Specialist Technical Principles

6Textiles: Specialist Technical Principles

7Designing & Making Principles

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