Goodweave was founded by 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Kailash Satyarthi. The organisation’s work to end illegal child labour in the rug industry and to offer educational opportunities to children in South Asia. It is also responsible for operating the Goodweave certification program. This is an independent, ethical accreditation that certifies rugs have been made free of child labour.
This grant will fund research and the publication of a white paper to assess whether Goodweave’s proven supply chain work in the carpet industry can be applied to additional sectors.
Transparency in supply chains