News & Events

May 26, 2020

Fragile Futures for Hidden Workers When Consumers Stop Buying

With demand for toilet paper and other household items in the headlines, the COVID-19 crisis has made supply chains news, highlighting what disruptions...

May 19, 2020

VIRTUAL EVENT – COVID-19 and Child Labor: New Challenges and Steps to Ensure Protections for At-Risk Populations in the Supply Chain

May 6, 2020

GoodWeave welcomes Micaela Vivero and Silvia Mera to the team

In recent months, GoodWeave added two members to its team—filling key positions. Micaela Vivero joined as vice president of communications in February ...

May 1, 2020

GoodWeave International endorses ILO’s call to action in the global garment industry

GoodWeave International joins the global call to action alongside the ILO (International Labor Organization), IOE (Internation...

April 24, 2020

Better Brick Nepal Standard Consultation Open Until May 30, 2020

As per recommended best practice, GoodWeave is reviewing the Better Brick Nepal (BBN) Standard, which was first published in 2015.

March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update and Response

As we all pull together to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and mitigate business disruptions, GoodWeave International has taken a number of steps to continue operations, as well as suppo...

January 29, 2020

The human cost of cheap prices

We’ve all been there: a weekend shopping trip to put you in a great mood, a sale on a line of clothes that is just your style or a nice window display that catches your eye. Yo...

May 15, 2019

Is Child Labor Out of Fashion?

Meet Arshi’s family and find out.

May 30, 2017

Travel Diary from GoodWeave Licensee Tania Johnson

Longtime licensee Tania Johnson of Tania Johnson Design recently made her second visit to GoodWeave’s home for rescued children in Nepal. And this time, she broug...

Taking Child Protection into the Agricultural Sector

Agriculture is the single biggest offender when it comes to child labor:  98 million of the 168 million child laborers today are planting, harvesting, and contr...

May 12, 2017

Ending Child Labor: The Dirty Business of Cleaning Up Supply Chains

Made by Children. Instead of Made in China or Made in India, what if this was the label inside the neatly stacked sweaters on a department store ...

After Nepal’s Earthquake, A Push To Rebuild Without Child Labor

PBS NewsHour presents a special piece on labor practices in South Asian brick kilns. It features Better Brick Nepal which is a project in partnersh...