Creation of Lab Moda Sustentavel as a project affiliated with Reos Partners; establishment of the Convening Alliance (comprising the Brazilian Textile and Apparel Industry Association (Abit), the Brazilian Association of Textile Retail (ABVTEX), the International Labour Organization (ILO)and Instituto C&A); formation of the inaugural task force (with 41 Brazilian fashion leaders) and the crafting of the Scenarios for the future of fashion in Brazil by 2035 report.
Evolution of the Convening Alliance into a Governance Council, identification of transformative axes, definition of the Theory of Change, and co-creation of 6 initiatives.
Inclusion of the Inter-Union Department of Statistics and Socio-Economic Studies (DIEESE) in the Governance Council and the establishment of the Advisory Council in collaboration with the Fundacao Hermann Hering. Team renewal and co-creation of 8 additional initiatives. Inauguration of the Seed Funding call for proposals and granting to 3 initiatives prototyped by Lab members.
Publication of the governance instruments. Carrying out the ‘Lab Moda Sustentavel Call 2020’, in partnership with Pipe.Social (resulting in 175 mapped businesses and 3 mentored by major corporations). Partnership with Tre within the CoVida20 program. Co-creation of 10 initiatives, 7 of them supported by the Seed Funding.
Evolution of Lab Moda Sustentavel into Colabora Moda Sustentavel and launching of the Membership Plan.
Development of structural solutions for fashion through the Seed Funding, and initiative monitoring cycles; carrying out of publications, webinars, and the Regenerative and Circular Fashion Workshop; establishment of the “Collaborator Portal” and the Ethics Committee.
Meet-up with Collaborators, focused on textile waste management; creation of the Guidebook to Sustainable Fashion Practices in Brazil; development and advancing of Cross-Sector Working Groups on Equity and Educommunication. Kickoff of a new chapter, rallying the network with independent initiatives and offering a supportive role for sustainability agendas.