NEW YORK, Nov 2, 2013/ — During the past week, H&M’s customers and employees were given the chance to decide which three development issues the H&M Conscious Foundation should support over the coming years. The result of the voting process is now ready. The three global focus areas chosen by voters were Clean Water, Education, and Strengthening Women.
“A lot of people in several countries have taken the chance to vote and we are very happy about that. This shows that there is a great commitment among our employees and customers.” says Karl-Johan Persson, CEO at H&M and board member of the H&M Conscious Foundation.
The H&M Conscious Foundation wants to thank everyone who visited the site and placed their vote to make a difference!
Now, the H&M Conscious Foundation will partner with three world-renowned organizations to globally address these three issues and promote many important initiatives in countries where H&M operates. These partnerships are expected to be in place at the beginning of next year. Additionally, the H&M Conscious Foundation wi ll initiate local programs with other organizations related to the three selected issues in countries where H&M operates.
Follow the H&M Conscious Foundation’s future work and read more at: http://3blmedia.com/