News We're Loving: GoodWeave Promotes Child-Labor-Free Carpet Production

02/14/2017

News We're Loving: GoodWeave Promotes Child-Labor-Free Carpet Production

 


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News We’re Loving: GoodWeave Promotes Child-Labor-Free Carpet Production

Program to boost Nepal’s carpet industry.

GoodWeave International and UNICEF in Nepal, in cooperation with the Trade and Export Promotion Centre (TEPC) of the Government of Nepal, have developed an unprecedented program that promotes alliances between government and business to support Nepal’s carpet industry. The goal is to encourage the artistry of Nepal’s carpets while emphasizing production that is free of child labor. The joint campaign is a global first: pushing to secure government incentives for businesses that produce child-labor-free carpets… Read more »
 
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