(animation) Narration: This brings about many different impacts ranging from social to environmental impacts Words "social impact" and picture appear when the narrator says "social impacts" Words "environmental impact" and picture appear when the narrator says "environmental impacts"
Narration: Fast fashion has pushed companies to find even-cheaper sources of labour. That cheap labour is freely available in many of the countries where textile and garment production takes place. In such countries, many factory workers are not paid a living wage and work in dangerous conditions
Narration: not only that, fast fashion has also contributed to child labour. A report by the Centre for Research on Multinational Corporations, and the India Committee of the Netherlands revealed that recruiters in southern India convince parents in impoverished rural areas to send their daughters to Filming location: Group member's house
Narration: (Continued) spinning mills with promises of a well-paid job, comfortable accommodation, three nutritious meals a day and opportunities for training and schooling, as well as a lump sum payment at the end of three years. (Animation)
Narration: However, in reality, they are working under appalling conditions that amount to child labour. In the cotton industry, children are employed to transfer pollen from one plant to another. They are subjected to long working hours, exposure to pesticides and they are often paid below the minimum wage. In developing countries where cotton is one of the main crops, children are enlisted to help harvest the delicate crop and reports suggest they work long