During a round-table meeting in Skopje, Macedonia, FWF has presented initial data from a living wage project which explores the link between wages and productivity. One of the key conclusions reached in Skopje is that increasing productivity could potentially absorb part of the costs for increasing wages.
FWF’s international verification coordinator Ivo Spauwen is giving a presentation at the VBDO conference on Human Rights and Business on June 13th. VBDO is a Dutch association of investors which explicitly focuses on a sustainable society.
Our mission is to improve labour conditions in the garment industry.
Fair Wear Foundation is an independent, non-profit organisation that works with companies and factories to improve labour conditions for garment workers. FWF’s 90 member companies represent over 120 brands, and are based in seven European countries; member products are sold in over 20,000 retail outlets in more than 80 countries around the world. FWF is active in 15 production countries in Asia, Europe and Africa. Read more »