Ethical Trade Norway is engaged in a due diligence project in the wool and mohair industries in South Africa. The project is initiated by textile members sourcing from South Africa, and is funded by NORAD.
Project goals. The project aim is to identify the risk of labour, environmental and animal welfare issues in the supply chains of member companies sourcing from South Africa.
The project also aims to catalyse and effect improvements in the South African wool and mohair industry that benefits both workers and farmers, adding to the work on sustainability that is already being done in and by the sector.