Rantai Tekstil Lestari (Sustainable Textile Alliance)

Rantai Tekstil Lestari is the first association of private sectors, fashion designers, academicians, NGOs, and other like-minded stakeholders in Indonesia, committed to promoting sustainability throughout the value chain of Indonesia’s textile, clothing, and fashion industries. The vision of Rantai Tekstil Lestari is to drive the textile, clothing, and fashion industries in Indonesia toward an inclusive and innovative collaboration in search of the best solutions to improve economic, social, and environmental sustainability. The mission is to bring all like-minded stakeholders to support Indonesia’s transformation in textile, clothing, and fashion industries toward the growth and well-being of the people and the Planet.RTL’s commitment to circularity by 2050 could be seen in its goals as described below: ·Improve better consumer behavior in the textile, clothing, and fashion industries in Indonesia, which is concerned with the environment; ·Promote responsible and sustainable practices along the value chain of the textile, clothing, and fashion industries; ·Facilitate collaboration among the textile, clothing, and fashion industries actors, and other stakeholders; ·Keep improving the capacity of and knowledge about responsible and sustainable industry practices. RTL also collaborated with WCTD last year on the “Indonesia Sustainable Fashion Conference 2022” in which Cyndi Rhoades (CO-Founder of WCTD) was one of the main Speakers. This year, RTL has collaborated with WCTD to conduct the WCTD workshop which was held in Jakarta, on May 8th, 2023. RTL also will be a co-host in WCTD Event to be held in October 2023.