Bangladesh hosts parallel sustainability conferences

03 Jun 2020 12:09 PM
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The Bangladesh Denim Expo and Sustainable Apparel Forum (SAF) will return next month between the 5-6th, with a focus on sustainability and responsible manufacturing techniques.

Held concurrently in the Bangladeshi capital, the second iteration of the SAF will leverage the continued momentum enjoyed by its sister expo event, held for the 11th consecutive year.

Whilst the denim expo will cast its eye over responsible business practices and manufacturing technologies, “the title for this year’s Sustainable Apparel Forum is enabling sustainability through policy and leadership,” says event organiser Mostafiz Uddin, founder of the Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE). “The time for talking on sustainability issues is over. It is now time for actions.