S4Fashion: new project for sustainability and circular economy processes in the Fashion Industry

ECHN is thrilled to announce the launch of the S4Fashion, a project co-funded by the European Union, led by ECHN in partnership with Envolve Entrepreneurship GreeceWe Connect Data (WCD), Instituto Europeo di Design (IED) and ZIPhouse of the Technical University of Moldova – granted under the Call for Proposals Accelerate and scale up innovation applications for a sustainable and circular fashion industry of the COSME Work Programme 2019.

S4Fashion is mainstreaming sustainability and circular economy processes in the Fashion Industry through an evidence-based approach and the amplification of its impact. The project is going to develop a support scheme for 25 transnational partnerships, that will be selected through an open call, and which will create sustainability solutions, practices and business models for the fashion industry.

In addition, a much larger number of organizations will be supported building a system of “transnational sustainable fashion laboratories”. The consortium is formed by diverse partners located across Europe who bring expertise from the sectors of sustainable fashion, business support, creative industries and technology and join their forces together to work for a greener and sustainable fashion industry. 

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