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  • BestSeller, GAP Inc. join Bangladesh PaCT, Bangla News 24

    BestSeller, GAP Inc. join Bangladesh PaCT, Bangla News 24

    June 30th, 2016

    IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is partnering with two global leading apparel companies BestSeller and GAP Inc. to catalyze the uptake of sustainable industrial practices in their supplier factories in Bangladesh. The project will be carried out by IFC’s Bangladesh Partnership for Cleaner...

  • Know your Market

    Know your Market

    June 29th, 2016

    Understanding the size and demand of the Bangladeshi garment and textile sector is essential to the development and improvement of the industry. PaCT, in partnership with Bangladesh Center for Advanced Studies (BCAS), conducted a segmentation study on the Bangladesh textile sector. The purpose of the...

  • Launching Ceremony of the Textile Sustainability Platform (TSP)

    Launching Ceremony of the Textile Sustainability Platform (TSP)

    June 26th, 2016

    Bangladesh Partnership for Cleaner Textile (PaCT) officially launches the Textile Sustainability Platform at the city’s Lakeshore Hotel, on June 26, 2016. The Textile Sustainability Platform (TSP) is a national-level dialogue program, established to address resource use efficiency, and environmental...

  • IFC's Global Manager visits PaCT partner factory

    IFC's Global Manager visits PaCT partner factory

    June 12th, 2016

    Mr John Kellenberg, Global Manager, Energy and Resource Efficiency Advisory, IFC, World Bank Group visited Fakir Apparels Ltd. (FAL) on 12 June, 2016 during his short trip to Bangladesh. Located in Narayanganj, FAL is a PaCT partner factory and a pioneer in producing dyed and finished knitwear fabric....