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Evidensia: The New Evidence Website Informing Action for a Sustainable Future

Announcements Thursday, July 4th, 2019

ISEAL, WWF and Rainforest Alliance have developed a new website, Evidensia, which brings together credible research into the effects and impact of sustainability initiatives to enable more informed decisions.

Credible evidence underpins decision-making and supports businesses and governments...

Fashion for Climate Action

Announcements Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

BCI is proud to announce that we have joined the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Fashion for Global Climate Action initiative as a signatory to the Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action.

The Fashion for Global Climate Action initiative calls on the fashion...

Which Global Brands Are Leaders in Sustainable Cotton Sourcing?

Announcements Wednesday, June 12th, 2019

The Better Cotton Initiative’s (BCI) Retailer and Brand Members are forging the way for more sustainable cotton production by integrating Better Cotton into their raw material sourcing strategies and driving demand for more sustainable practices worldwide.

In 2018, 92 BCI Retailer and Brand...

The High Conservation Value Network and the Better Cotton Initiative Enter a Reciprocal Partnership Agreement

Announcements Tuesday, June 11th, 2019

We are pleased to welcome the High Conservation Value (HCV) Network as our newest BCI Member. Earlier this month, we entered into a reciprocal agreement, meaning that the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) is also a member of the HCV Network.

During the revision of BCI’s Better Cotton Principles...

Sustainable Cotton Production Reaches New Levels as Two Million Farmers Receive Training on Improved Farming Practices

Announcements Thursday, June 6th, 2019

Today, the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) revealed in its 2018 Annual Report that Better Cotton – cotton produced in line with the initiative’s Better Cotton Principles and Criteria – now accounts for 19% of global cotton production*.

In the 2017-18 cotton season, together with our 69...

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