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Transition

This is the second blog post in the 4-part series of transitioning the fashion industry, in where we will discuss how the fashion industry can be made more sustainable. Last post, we characterised the current status of the fashion industry, how it is developing, and the environmental impacts it is causing. Furthermore, we highlighted how we could support the change. In the following blog post, we will begin by problematising the fashion industry and argue for why it should be changed. Secondly, we will suggest a visionary strategy to make

In this first post of the four-part series about sustainable transition of the fashion industry, we will open up the discussion by analysing which transition challenges the fashion industry have. Additionally, we will try to elaborate the roles of engineers in the development of technological systems. In order to do this, we will use the theoretical framework known as the multi-level perspective presented by Geel (2005) [1]. By using this theory, we will  identify and explain what challenges there are  for a transition to happen, since the theory will help

The fashion industry is the second most polluting industry in the world where quality of apparel is lacking and ethical production conditions are overlooked. It is mainly driven by the fast fashion designers, which is known for low cost clothing based on high-cost trends that encourages consumers, with at least 16 collections per year, to buy the latest look. The environmental impacts of this industry is alarming and a transition of the fashion industry have to happen. This post represents the first post in a four-part series regarding sustainable transition

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