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Media contact: Malin Björne, PR & Communications Manager, malin.bjorne@hmfoundation.com.
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28 Aug, 2019
Global Change Award openWith 1 million euro up for grabs the world’s largest challenge to make fashion sustainable opens today August 28.
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19 Aug, 2019
Emergency relief given to BangladeshMonsoon rains throughout Bangladesh has caused extreme flooding and landslides with water levels exceeding those expected during the annual monsoon...
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16 Apr, 2019
Income and savings hugely increased in transformative project with CAREFocusing on women living in the slums of Addis Ababa, our recently ended project with CARE in Ethiopia aimed to show that women could significantly...
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14 Apr, 2019
H&M Foundation Invites Consumers to Back the Green Fashion Movement
Five new fashion-disruptors have been awarded in Global Change Award 2019. Now we invite you to join the movement to protect the planet by supporti...
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4 Apr, 2019
Global Change Award WinnersLab made vegan leather, fibers made of nettles, a digital system to make products recyclable from scratch, children’s clothes that expand and a b...
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9 Mar, 2019
H&M Foundation celebrates women and promotes equal opportunitiesOn International Women’s Day on March 8, H&M Foundation was honored to be part of a global movement for gender equality together with UN Foundati...
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24 Jan, 2019
Annual Report 2018In 2018, the H&M Foundation invested 18 million USD in initiatives for education, water, equality and planet to improve living conditions globally,...
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3 Dec, 2018
Reaching positive change through photosEducation should be available to everyone. Regardless of who you are, we're you're from and if you have a disability or not. As part of our project...
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13 Nov, 2018
Investment needed to support refugee children

Four million refugee children do not attend school, a new H&M Foundation funded report from UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has found. This is an increas...
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11 Oct, 2018
DO YOU SPEAK BABY TALK?UNICEF and H&M Foundation urge fathers to speak baby talk to boost their babies brains. The initiative encourages dads to interact more with their ...
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3 Oct, 2018
Donation to earth quake and tsunami victims in IndonesiaOn 28 September 2018, a major earthquake with a 7.4 magnitude, struck Sulawesi Island, Indonesia, generating a tsunami that hit coastal areas. As a...
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3 Sep, 2018
RECYCLING FACILITIES TAKES FASHION INDUSTRY ONE STEP CLOSER TO CIRCULARITYToday, the H&M Foundation and The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA) open two first of its kind textile recycling facili...
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31 Aug, 2018
H&M Foundation make donation to flood victims in IndiaThe southern Indian state of Kerala is reeling under one of the worst natural disasters in nearly a century. Heavy monsoon rains have left the stat...
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29 Aug, 2018
1 million euro and coaching program on the table for ideas reinventing fashionToday, the non-profit H&M Foundation opens the fourth round of its annual innovation challenge Global Change Award at globalchangeaward.com. With o...
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8 Jun, 2018
H&M Foundation joins first ever TEDx Event in a Refugee CampThe world’s first TEDx event in a refugee camp will take place at the Kakuma Refugee Camp in the Kenyan northern county of Turkana on 9 June from...
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9 May, 2018
New report on innovative material proves the potential of a sustainable fashion futureThe circular economy of the future starts with the material innovators of today. With support from H&M Foundation, Fashion Positive has just releas...
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2 May, 2018
Additional support is given to the refugee crisis in Bangladesh and MyanmarThe situation in Myanmar and Bangladesh is a humanitarian disaster of historic proportion. In response to the urgent situation, the H&M Foundation ...
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16 Apr, 2018
Mobile phone app provides safety to migrant childrenIn 2015 alone, more than 10,000 unaccompanied children went missing on the move through Europe and thousands more have continued to go missing sinc...
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