The EcoChic Design Award was developed and is organised by Redress.
Redress is an NGO with a mission to promote environmental sustainability in the fashion industry by reducing textile waste, pollution, water and energy consumption. They achieve this by educational sustainable fashion shows, exhibitions, competitions, seminars, research and via their recycled clothing standard. Their profile allows them to collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders, including fashion designers, textile and garment manufacturers, brands and retailers, schools and universities, multilateral organisations, governments, NGOs, financial institutions and media organisations.
Working with their partners, Redress aims to enhance, educate and enable the adoption of a more sustainable fashion industry that will help to minimise the negative impact and maximise the positive impact of the fashion industry on society and the environment.
Redress was established in 2007 in Hong Kong.