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GoodWeave aims to stop child labor in the carpet industry and to replicate its market-based approach in other sectors.

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Children's Stories

Biraj worked at the factory from morning to night. He would care for the weavers’ children in the morning and switch to knotting carpets in the afternoon. Luckily, he was discovered by a GoodWeave inspector after only two weeks of labor.

Click here to read more about Biraj and other former child weavers rescued by GoodWeave.

Spotlight On Importers/Designers

John Kurtz

John Kurtz, designer and owner of New Moon, is a nationally recognized artist and a renowned rug historian. Over the years, through his PBS television series, John has introduced millions of viewers to the world of Oriental rugs. As a founding member of GoodWeave®, New Moon is helping to abolish illegal child labor in the carpet industry, while ensuring its rugs are beautiful inside and out.

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Industry Spotlight

  • New MoonWilmington, Delaware
  • LapchiPortland, Oregon
  • Interior ResourcesDallas, Texas
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News & Events

Apparel pilot
GoodWeave announces public consultation on new draft Standard for Embellished Apparel, Fashion Jewelry and Home Textiles. Interested parties are invited to participate in an informational webinar, consultation and online survey. Learn more »

Report, Implementing the Agenda 2030: sustainability standards help business seize opportunities, February 14, 2017

News Release, GoodWeave Licensee The Rug Company Introduced Four New Rugs to Its In-house Studio Collection, January 30, 2017

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