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Africa sourcing event focuses on sustainability

Published on May 31, 2017

Sustainability will be the main theme for the Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week trade fair later this year in Ethiopia, with a focus on production, the environment and certifications.

The event will take place from 3-6 October at the Millennium Hall in Addis Ababa in cooperation with new partner Messe Frankfurt, with a 'Sustainability in Clothing' conference running parallel to the trade fair. Experts will shine a spotlight on various issues, including that of eco fashion.

H&M, WRAP, GIZ (Society for International Cooperation) Ethiopia and Solidaridad will present sustainable solutions as part of the conference, according to organisers. Read more. Source |