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Environmental and social insights

Listen as Géraldine Vallejo presents insights into sustainability challenges associated with material sourcing for luxury in relation to the 8 Issues.

Creating a sustainable product begins with making the right choices when sourcing materials, because at Kering, this is where the greatest change can be made in terms of environmental and social impacts.

In this video and in the factsheet below, Géraldine Vallejo (Thomas), Sustainability Programme Director at Kering, presents personal perspectives and insights into sustainability challenges associated with material sourcing for luxury in relation to the eight Issues. She explains how addressing these challenges ultimately drives the fashion industry towards striving to create more innovative solutions.

For further reading check out the BSR report on climate change, and the Life Cycle of a cotton t-shirt short film.

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Fashion and Sustainability: Understanding Luxury Fashion in a Changing World

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