H&M Conscious Foundation

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H&M Conscious Foundation

The H&M Conscious Foundation is a non-profit global foundation initiated in connection with H&M’s 60th anniversary in 2007. The mission of the foundation is to reach beyond H&M´s value chain, and contribute to positive long-term change for people and communities where H&M operates. The foundation’s framework of support is based on the UN Millennium Development Goals. For further information, visit www.hm.com/consciousfoundation.


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Presenting the Winners of the Global Change Award
February 11, 2016 /3BL Media/ - On 10 February, HRH Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden awarded the winners of the first Global Change Award, an annual innovation challenge for circular fashion initiated by the non-profit H&M Conscious Foundation. Most votes, and a grant of €300,000, were awarded to the Finnish team behind Making waste-cotton new; conversion of waste-cotton into...
Feb 11, 2016 8:30 AM ET
€1,000,000 to be Allocated Between Global Change Award Winners in Public Online Vote
The five winners of the first-ever Global Change Award have been selected by the expert jury. The ideas range from creating new textile out of citrus juice by-products and an online marketplace for recycling of textile leftovers to using microbes to recycle waste polyester. Now, the global public is asked to allocate the €1 million grant between the winners in an online vote...
Feb 1, 2016 8:00 AM ET
H&M Conscious Foundation Gives €1 Million Grant to Pioneering Ideas Closing the Loop for Fashion
August 25, 2015 /3BL Media/ - On August 25, the H&M Conscious Foundation launches the first ever Global Change Award  − one of the world’s biggest challenges for early stage innovation and the first such initiative in the fashion industry. By catalysing green, truly ground-breaking ideas the aim of the challenge is to protect the earth’s natural resources by...
Aug 25, 2015 4:55 AM ET
Unicoin - The First Currency Dedicated to Good Launched Today
June 11, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Scientific evidence on brain development shows that the early years of a child’s life - from birth to age 8 years of age - are critical to its ability to learn. Recent advances in neuroscience have improved our understanding of how the brain develops in the first years of life, and a growing body of research has made it increasingly clear that programs that...
Jun 11, 2015 4:00 AM ET
H&M Conscious Foundation Supports Earthquake Victims in Nepal
Thousands of people have lost their lives in the recent earthquake in Nepal. It has caused extensive damage and collapsed buildings leaving many in need of shelter, food and water. Our thoughts go to the people affected. Save the Children is working on site with the rescue work and is supporting the affected children and their families. The funding from Conscious Foundation will be...
Apr 29, 2015 12:45 PM ET