House of Lords, 18th October, 2023 at 18:00 hours
For the first time, Artisan Furniture are hosting a sustainability roundtable in the House of Lords in October, in collaboration with the All-Party Parliamentary Group for India Trade and Investment, and the 1928 Institute— an Oxford University spin-out think tank.
Aims: To foster dialogue and build consensus on international sustainable supply chains and green financing, especially in the UK-India relationship, with an emphasis on cultivating industry-government relationships.
Attendees: A diverse, high level selection of industry leaders, financiers, academics, parliamentarians and Peers across the sector.
Long term outcomes: Artisan Furniture aims to lead an ongoing conversation about sustainability and green financing in supply chains through a collaboration between industry, government and academia.
We will strive to craft a long-term consensus through frequent roundtables, studies, briefings and industry events to make the worldwide supply chain more sustainable, while providing support to small businesses and producers within this remit through green financing and sustainable, local community development.
About us: B Corp certified Artisan Furniture is a socially responsible community driven tech enterprise, connecting underprivileged artisans from northwest India to global businesses. Business has been featured in Forbes and mentored by Goldman Sachs & Oxford University. Read our full story here.