Responsible Supply Chains in the Garment and Footwear Sector
The garment and footwear sector is one of the largest consumer goods sectors in the world. Although it represents an important economic driving force, the tragic collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in 2013 brought global attention to the risks of severe adverse impacts both in manufacturing but also further upstream.
2018 OECD Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector
30-31 January 2018, Paris. The 2018 Forum will review progress on the implementation of the Due Diligence Guidance, address emerging risks in the sector and share learnings on implementation of the due diligence guidance across geographies.
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Setting the scene
Roel Nieuwenkamp, Chair of the OECD Working Group on Responsible Business Conduct, sets the scene for Forum discussions
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