OECD Side Session 2023 – Unfair Trading Practices: state of play and role of the EU

The Fair Trade Advocacy Office is hosting its side session at the OECD Forum on Due Diligence in the garment and Footwear sector.

The session will give an overview of relevant new research about Unfair Trading Practices affecting garment workers outside but also inside the EU, as well as presenting best practices examples by EU fashion SMEs and their obstacle to trade fairly.

When? February 14th, from 12pm to 1pm CET

Where? Online. Register here.


Opening remarks by MEP Anna Cavazzini, Chair of the Committee on Internal Market and Consumer Protection of the European Parliament.

Moderation by Judith Kirton-Darling, Deputy General Secretary at IndustriAll Europe.

Our panel:

Further reading: Leveraging the Unfair Trading Practices Directive to benefit the Garment Sector (FTAO,Traidcraft Exchange and IndustriAll)