Brands, factories and unions discuss living wages in Macedonia

In Skopje, Macedonian factory managers, FWF member brands and Macedonian trade unions have discussed the implementation of living wages in garment factories in the East-European country.




First FWF stakeholder seminar in Portugal

FWF members, factory directors, trade union and trade association representatives and auditors came together last week in Porto, to attend the first FWF stakeholder seminar in Portugal.




FWF starts training trade unions in Bangladesh

AMSTERDAM – To prevent another tragedy in a Bangladeshi garment factory, safety measures alone are not enough. Training is needed to ensure the safe use of buildings.  In Bangladesh, FWF trains workers, factory managers, and – starting this autumn – trade unions.



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 »