The Better Cotton Initiative exists to make global cotton production better for the people who produce it, better for the environment it grows in and better for the sector’s future, by developing Better Cotton as a sustainable mainstream commodity.

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Upgrading Cotton Production in Mozambique: The Role of the Better Cotton Initiative

Monday, December 11th, 2017
ISEAL Alliance, the global association for credible sustainability standards, has released their... Read More

Twenty-Three Renowned Companies Pledge to Source 100% More Sustainable Cotton by 2025

Thursday, October 12th, 2017
Twenty-three of the world's most renowned clothing and textile companies, including Burberry,... Read More


A Day in the Life of an Agricultural Advisor

Chamangul Abdusalomova has been an agricultural advisor with Sarob, our IP in Tajikistan, since 2013, supporting field facilitators in delivering training and advice to farmers. An agronomist by training, she holds field days to showcase... Read More

Helping Farmers Promote Decent Work

All workers have the right to decent work – work that offers fair pay, security and equal opportunities for learning and progression, in an environment where people feel safe, respected, and able to express their concerns or negotiate better conditions.... Read More

Events & Participation

BCI 2018 Global Cotton Conference: Registration Now Open!

Join us for the BCI 2018 Global Cotton Conference and Members-Only General Assembly on 26 – 28 June 2018 in Brussels, Belgium... Read More

Podcast: Material is Your Business

Daren Abney, BCI Membership Engagement Manager, and Jeff Wilson, Director of Business Value Strategy & Development for Textile Exchange discuss sustainability, business needs, measuring results and the importance of collective efforts. (Episode 008) Listen here...