Entries by Dunja Hoejenbos

37th IAF World Fashion Convention (November 2022 in Dhaka Bangladesh) – Registration Now Open

IAF is proud to invite the global apparel industry to its 37th World Fashion Convention that the global industry body is organizing with its Bangladeshi members, BGMEA and BKMEA. Registration for these events has now opened on the joint, dedicated convention website www.iafconventiondhaka.com. The Convention will contain a full day conference and a network dinner, […]

Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Copenhagen Fashion Summit: STTI calls for responsible purchasing practices and global standardisation on due diligence STTI spokesperson and Vice President BGMEA Miran Ali called for a globally standardised approach to due diligence at the prestigious Global Fashion Summit last week. Mr Ali was speaking at a panel focusing on the upcoming due diligence legislation, led by […]

A Great Collaboration between Türkiye and the Netherlands

Webinar on Sustainability and Circularity in the Apparel and Textile Sector On 9 June 2022, hosted by Istanbul Apparel Exporters Association (İHKİB) and in cooperation with the Turkish Ministry of Commerce, the Dutch Consulate General and the Dutch sectoral organization MODINT “Webinar on Sustainability and Circularity in the Apparel and Textile Sector” was realized under […]

CPTTM Leads Macau Fashion Design into GBA*

The Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center (CPTTM) participates in “FASHION BOND (Roving Exhibition)”, leading local brand and fashion designers to the cities of Greater Bay Area of China to launch their latest collections. CPTTM introduces a local fashion brand Nega C. and 5 designers, graduated from 2020/2021 CPTTM Diploma Programme in Fashion Design and […]

The Trade Event Calendar for the Fashion Industry

After two years defined by a pandemic – a time of distress but also lessons in patience, flexibility and innovation – the global industry of fashion events came back to life with a plethora of exciting shows. FashionUnited’s Global Events Calendar provides fashion professionals and experts with a clear overview of more than 300 relevant […]

Yeşim is under the management of GC Turkey for 1 more year

Global Compact Turkey 10th Ordinary General Assembly was held at InterContinental Hotel with the participation of members and stakeholders. At the general assembly meeting, it was decided that Global Compact Turkey should become an association and that the current board of directors would continue to work for one year. The general assembly program came to […]

Unlocking the Potential of Social Standards to Converge

AF and ITMF have developed the Standards Convergence Initiative (SCI) to help identify the full potential of convergence across social standards and to reduce audit fatigue.  The Standard Convergence Initiative (SCI) is an initiative of the International Apparel Federation (IAF) and the International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) with the aim of having third party and brand/ retailer proprietary standards align across […]

Creating a New Path for Turkish Apparel Industry: Digital Transformation!

“From Design to Production: Digital Transformation in the Apparel Sector Project” and the beneficiary of the project, Istanbul Apparel Exporters’ Association (IHKIB), intends to promote the competitiveness of SMEs in the apparel and textile sectors by increasing their capacity in the field of digital transformation while also providing environmentally friendly solutions. IHKIB Digital Transformation Center […]

CPTTM Hosted Webinar “3D Virtual Fashion Technology”

The Macau Productivity and Technology Transfer Center (CPTTM) hosted a webinar last week about market values and advantages bring forth by virtual fashion technology, key points in creating virtual fashion show and also with demonstration on using CLO 3D fashion design software, aiming to help the industry move forward in technology development. Designers participating were […]