Citizenship - The Cost of Cheap Fashion
What can I do as a consumer?
Brainstorm ways that consumers can help to improve conditions in the fashion industry.
View the following clips to see if there are any additional ways of helping.
BBC Citizenship: The Price of Fashion - Consumer Power
- BBC Thread: Ethical Pests [Flash video]
Can any of these ideas be undertaken as a class (for example, letter writing, clothes-swapping events)? If so, organise the pupils into groups to target a particular company (in the case of writing letters) or organise the clothes-swapping event.