Web Exclusive | September 2016
GOTS seminar in Bangla to focus on sustainability
Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) will be organising a national seminar for the organic textile industry in Bangladesh on November 23, 2016 at Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden, Bangladesh. The theme of the conference is ‘Business Case for Sustainability with Organic Textiles’.
“In last few years, the brands’ and manufacturers’ focus on compliances have significantly increased. Our seminar will show feasible solutions for the journey of Bangladesh textile industry towards sustainable textile processing and manufacturing”, says Sumit Gupta, GOTS Representative in Bangladesh & India.
Speakers from leading brands and various experts shall talk about business case for sustainability with organic textiles, best practices in manufacturing, social and environment issues. Rahul Bhajekar, GOTS Director Standards Development & Quality Assurance, will be making a presentation and moderating a session. There shall also be a panel discussion on challenges and opportunities in a sustainable textile supply chain. The current version of the seminar agenda is available on GOTS website.
For further information: www.global-standard.org/gots-conferences-and-meetings/dhaka-seminar-2016.html