ABOUT THIS CLASS
The fashion industry is valued at more than $3 trillion USD and currently employs over 60 million people worldwide. However it is also the second most polluting industry in the world. This course provides a short overview of the impacts of the fashion industry and the role we play as consumers.
This course was prepared in collaboration with Briana Codella, Briana Ottoboni and Kelly Roberts at Fordham University.
The course is presented as part of the Fashion and Sustainability: Look Good, Feel Good, Do Good event at United Nations Headquarters, Thursday 16 November 2017.