Nov 2014
Author(s): Cahn, Doug; Clifford, Robert
The apparel industry in Haiti is poised to move beyond the "cut and sew" processes which have characterized its operations to the present time. Chemical usage has largely been limited to…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank; Herron, Hope; Bohn, Bill; Roy, Sujoy; Evans, Warren
The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Environmental Safeguards Unit (ESG) initiated this study to address the need to better understand how to assess and address climate change related risks in…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Inter American Development Bank
Long-term economic growth and the reduction of poverty and inequality in Latin America and the Caribbean depend on development that is both socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable. At the…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
El crecimiento económico a largo plazo y la reducción de la pobreza y la desigualdad en América Latina y el Caribe dependen de un desarrollo que incluya a toda la sociedad y que al mismo tiempo sea…
Mar 2014
Author(s): Banco Interamericano de Desenvolvimento
O crescimento econômico de longo prazo e a redução da pobreza e desigualdade na América Latina e no Caribe dependem de um desenvolvimento que seja socialmente inclusivo e ambientalmente sustentável.…
Nov 2013
Author(s): Clifford, Robert; Cahn, Doug
This paper is intended to serve as a resource on the current status of Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) issues in the apparel industry in Haiti. Section II of this document provides a brief…