OW – Our World Platform Summer 2017


OW World 2017

Our World is a platform that brings innovation, sustainability and entrepreneurship in the fashion industry together. With a focus on the Dutch market, on this page you find stories, initiatives and information we bring to you in English. For their expertviews Nanette Hoogervorst and I spoke about my vision on a sunny day in Amsterdam, 2017 […]

Fashion Revolution 2017| RTL Live


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Op 24/4/2017 is het precies vier jaar geleden dat in Bangladesh een kledingfabriek instortte. Meer dan duizend mensen kwamen om en honderden arbeiders raakten gewond. De vreselijke beelden gingen de wereld over. Om hier bij stil te staan is 24 april uitgeroepen tot Fashion Revolution Day. Vandaag schuiven Matthijs Kettelerij van Stichting Urgenda en expert […]

An Ode to Ethical Fashion – Guest blog by Lee Rammelt


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An Ode to Ethical Fashion: 10 years of Clean & Unique By Lee Rammelt  Friday night, March 17th 2017, a crowd of conscious and curious minds met at Pakhuis de Zwijger. The occasion: celebrate a decade of Clean & Unique, the platform and partner for a sustainable future in the fashion and textiles industry. Host […]

Fashion, it’s a material thing!


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As fashion is a material thing, sustainability is mainly driven on alternative materials. Of course we know better as the supply chain has many difficulties. From raw materials to final product it’s a way to go and today the supply chain doesn’t end by only selling your product but it is not as easy as […]

“CSR Sector Risk Analysis”


Past week ( November 2014) the Dutch government published the KPMG “CSR Sector Risk Analysis”.   It is an attempt to bring a global map out the extent to which the Dutch business through their production has to do with the risks in the area of human rights, labor, environment, corruption and taxes. There are […]

Clean&Unique and CSR


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People, Planet, Profit the 3P’s are very important for Clean&Unique.   If You Want To Change The World, Change Yourself.   I would like to be an example how easy it is to do! This is what Clean&Unique does!   The energy we use comes by Greenchoice  www.greenchoice.nl The  mobile phone is a Fairphone www.fairphone.com Our cleaning products, when we use! […]

Healthy Seas & Fashion


Cor Kuyvenhoven

From the moment I read about the “Plastic Soup” in 2007, it came to me as the true realization that everything in this world is interconnected. Solutions about “Plastic Soup” is not easy. “Clean-Up” on beaches, processes providing no micro plastics in beauty products are little steps. But this is not enough. The seas are full of our junk. […]