GFA EU Policy Matrix
This matrix is intended to be a non-exhaustive overview of the main regulatory initiatives relating to the five priorities of the Fashion CEO Agenda (FCA) at the EU level.
The GFA EU Policy Matrix is regularly updated.
 The Policy Hub – Circularity for Apparel and footwear unites the apparel and footwear industry to develop ambitious policies that accelerate sustainable practices. It represents more than 700 apparel & footwear stakeholders, including brands, retailers, manufacturers, and NGOs. It gathers the technical expertise and knowledge from members of its partner organisations: Global Fashion Agenda (GFA), Sustainable Apparel Coalition (SAC) and the Federation of European Sporting Goods (FESI). In close collaboration with policymakers, the Policy Hub draws on these technical inputs to propose ambitious policies for the textiles industry in Europe.
The Fashion CEO Agenda (2021), GFA’s flagship publication, provides a concise overview of what every fashion leader needs to prioritise to future-proof their company. It presents a five-priority framework that highlights the critical environmental and social impact issues and the significant opportunities for businesses to create a net-positive fashion industry.
The Fashion CEO agenda presents the following 5 priorities: