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  • #livingwageweek news: @TheCircleNGO has released its second Fashion Focus Report, proposing legal regulations to enforce transparency across garment supply chains and setting out the framework for garment workers to be paid a living wage. Find out more: - ECO-AGE

  • Some members from our @globalfeminist1 group arranged a team meeting today to discuss their podcast they'll be launching a few days after Chai Day. Stay tuned and listen to their discussion on gender-based violence on Wednesday 27th November. @TheCircleNGO @ChaiDay2 - highgate wood school

  • “I am hosting a Chai Day event because I know first-hand how much it hurts when you feel trapped in the abuse." Read Shana's story and find out why she's hosting a Chai Day this International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. - The Circle

  • Can fashion be an agent for progress? "What we sincerely believe is that the fashion industry, one of the largest global players, can step forward and can lead the way to lift millions out of poverty" says @JMPSimor of @ecoage @TheCircleNGO #trustconf19 - trust conference

  • Follow @TheCircleNGO, set up by the singer @AnnieLennox to challenge injustices faced by women around the world, makes the recommendation in its report, Fashion Focus: A Legal Framework for a Living Wage. - Jeff Ballinger

  • The EU has also been the driving force of the "fast fashion" business model. We all know the EU legislates for conduct OUTSIDE of its geographic area...without proper enforcement WITHIN its geographic area...so the EU itself should really be on that "annex list" #fastfashion - Harry Aslam

  • My first panel on living wages was on a proposal for EU legislation on a living wage framework in apparel supply chains. Thank you to @TheCircleNGO for the opportunity and for the great work in progressing living wages for garment workers! - Tiffa

  • [email protected] speaks to @Rosanna about what sustainable fashion means, @TheCircleNGO’s latest Living Wage Report and #takebackblackfriday at @fashionandmash #fashmash #fashmashpioneers - ECO-AGE

  • Active bystander #training Dec 2 ‘award winning programme to empower us to challenge poor behaviours normalised in our workplaces & communities & bring about change through messages defining boundaries of unacceptable behaviour.’@TheCircleNGO - Dear Adland

  • See you tonight for Trash Like You Records X @TheCircleNGO doors at LayLow Doors from 7pm. Ticket link here: - Lili Caseley

  • Good luck with this important cause However there is a danger that the greed of fabric and clothes manufacturers may drive them towards automation In the past this has not been possible but continued improvements are making it possible. I hope I’m wrong. - Ben Hamilton

  • "I don’t believe that I’ll ever be ‘over’ the abuse I suffered but with the support of professionals, my family, and my friends, I have been able to heal from it." - Becci @RCCGlasgow is one of our Chai Day projects. Host a #chaiday to support survivors like Becci! - The Circle

  • “Everyone has a part to play, everyone in this room today is a consumer”. Read all about last Friday's Living Wage Symposium below: - The Circle

  • Don't tell me that is your another beyond 30 years dress. Seems like you have a hundred kind of 30 years dress like this in your closet. Now I start to wonder how many time you wore this for a year. - Ngân Lê

  • Delighted to attend the amazing conference today and to present with @liviafirth our second report on legislating to reverse the race to the bottom in global wage levels. #livingwage @TheCircleNGO - Jessica Simor QC

  • So important given our increasing desire for fast fashion as consumers. @TheCircleNGO - #BrownDontFrownPodcast

  • Support survivors of gender-based violence by hosting a Chai Day! #chaiday #womenempoweringwomen - The Circle

  • It’s no different really from what we have seen in agriculture and manufacturing around the world in what we laughingly refer to as the developed world ‘Improvements’ are often paid for by jobs The trick is stopping a just before reaching the stakeholders financial tipping point - Ben Hamilton

The Circle's News

  • This brave woman followed her musical dreams in a culture where it was forbidden - @TheCircleNGO - - Katie Rose

  • UPDATED: Some great new pics just in from the fascinating @AnnieLennox homecoming event in Glasgow with @JaniceForsyth - here’s my @scotsman_arts report: - Brian Ferguson

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  • Great article by @AnnieLennox on why she is a global feminist. - Mim Donovan

  • Do you know…what’s happening in Hong Kong…? Hong Kong’s Descent to Emergency Rule: 118 Days of Unrest: - ExplosiveHeadAfro

  • A brilliant article by Annie Lennox for International Day of the Girl last week: "Feminism needs to be understood and appreciated, not only in the west, but where women’s needs are greatest." @TheCircleNGO @Independent - Birdsong

  • Great piece by @AnnieLennox on why we need ‘global feminism’ to tackle improve women’s rights and global inequality – and a call to action to amplify the term. #onereasonwhyimaglobalfeminist @TheCircleNGO - Mabel van Oranje

  • Emma Thompson continues to walk the walk... and like a BOSS! Women supporting women! #globalfeminism @TheCircleNGO Emma Thompson’s letter to Skydance: Why I can’t work for John Lasseter - Los Angeles Times - Miss Moz 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿

  • Thanks Queen @AnnieLennox and @TheCircleNGO for kicking off your global feminism campaign #onereasonwhyimaglobalfeminist - Jo Turner

  • I grew up in a very competitive environment and only recently started to understand the importance and strength of supporting, empowering each other as women @lindseyhilsum Ioved to hear about @TheCircleNGO Marie Colvin is one of my #womaninspiration - Virginie Ann

  • @TheCircleNGO founding member @liviafirth in @guardianeco today talking about sustainable fashion and the impact of clothes production on the #environment Livia Firth: It’s not realistic to think we're going to be in a world without leather or wool - The Lawyers Circle

  • @bbclysedoucet @lindseyhilsum @TheCircleNGO - Carol Gould

  • A wonderful interview to open @BBCRadio2's Faith in the World Week dedicated to 'Peacemakers' - @AnnieLennox dicussing her work with @TheCircleNGO and why she's a Global Feminist with @revkatebottley #fitww #womenempoweringwomen - Miriam Williamson

  • Please support the Brazilians against a homophobe, misogynist and racist political. #elenão #nothim - WEB DIVA JAIR BOLSONARO

  • Because horrendous stuff like this happens in English schools - Shell

  • @SophieRunning @fatimamanji @AngryWomenSuff @WomenCount @TheCircleNGO - Dr Fatima Semnani

  • According to the 'Daily Mail' former MI6 spook Christopher Steele of Trump Dossier fame lived in her flat whilst on a posting to Paris whilst still a spy. Be interested to see if any of this should turn up in one of your Stasi Files. - Rupert Ferguson

  • Founding member of @TheCircleNGO and @GCC_ECOAGE @liviafirth highlights the problems with the fast fashion industry discussed in our #livingwage report in an article with @HuffPost #womenempoweringwomen - The Lawyers Circle

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Support survivors of gender-based violence by hosting a Chai Day! #ChaiDay #GlobalFeminism

Support survivors of gender-based violence by hosting a Chai Day! #chaiday #globalfeminism...

"I am hosting a Chai Day event because I know first-hand how much it hurts when you feel trapped in the abuse." Read Shana's story on our blog and find out why she's hosting a Chai...

"Everyone has a part to play, everyone in this room today is a consumer." Read all about last Friday's Living Wage Symposium on our website now! #globalfeminism #livingwage #alegal...

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