Fashion’s Impact Part 2: The Present: A Screening and Discussion of True Cost
Fordham University, School of Law | 7pm-9pm
Room 3-01, New York | View Map
JUST and NY+Acumen are excited to present “Fashion’s Impact: The Past, Present and Future of Fashion and Sustainability”, a three-part event series on how the rise of fast fashion has impacted communities and the environment.
The second event, Part 2: THE PRESENT, will feature a screening of “True Cost”, a documentary on the clothes we wear, the people who create them, and the impact of the fashion industry on our environment and the world. The screening will followed by a discussion led by volunteers in NY+Acumen.
JUST empowers shoppers with data and storytelling to incite change within the fashion industry. JUST works to shift demand towards positive practices and ethical brands, ultimately championing the farmer or worker at the bottom of the supply chain. JUST’s online platform, Project JUST, is an open catalog and forum of 150+ fashion brands. Each brand is researched and categorized based on social, environmental and aesthetic factors to bring manufacturing practices to light and enable informed purchasing decisions.
Tickets + Info
Tickets by donation: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fashions-impact-past-present-future-l-part-2-the-present-tickets-24427909535