Arab Fashion Council (AFC) - Support Organizations @ E2Expo
Updated : Dec 2020
The Arab Fashion Council (AFC) is the world’s largest not-for-profit organization that aims to establish a fashion system (Pipeline) by uniting the 22 Arab countries under one umbrella in terms of creative economy, based on knowledge and production; by making use and sharing collective know-how, experience and resources of the industry. It is funded by industry patrons and commercial sponsors. It leads the industry through creative influence and is strategically taking the necessary steps to position Arab fashion industry in the global fashion economy.
The AFC’s strategic pillars are; economy based on the creative knowledge, made within the Arab Fashion System, reputation, education, sustainability and fashion for humanity.
The AFC launched the AFC GREEN LABEL initiative in May of 2018 to promote the responsible approach to the environment by selecting ethical materials. The objective of the AFC Green Label is to promote the responsible approach to the environment by selecting ethical materials. Aiming for a better tomorrow, AFC sponsors fashion brands from around the world that fulfil AFC’s guidelines for the sustainable fashion industry.
The selected brands showcase their collection to a big audience during the fashion week which aims to promote to the public an alternative choice toward a more responsible industry.
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