Yumi Ishikawa, founder of the #KuToo movement, is campaigning against strict corporate dress codes in Japan that include women not being allowed to wear glasses, and being required to wear high heels, in the workplace. Photo: Reuters

Japan opponent of mandatory high heels at work fights glasses ban for women, as battle to change country’s sexist office culture hots up

  • She won broad support for her campaign against compulsory high heels in the workplace – now actress Yuki Ishikawa has another office rule in her sights
  • Founder of KuToo movement gathers signatures for petition against employer bans on women wearing glasses at work, part of wider fight to change office culture
Topic |   Fashion

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Yumi Ishikawa, founder of the #KuToo movement, is campaigning against strict corporate dress codes in Japan that include women not being allowed to wear glasses, and being required to wear high heels, in the workplace. Photo: Reuters
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Chinese fashion brands are going green with the help of Shaway Yeh, the founder of creative sustainability consulting agency YehYehYeh. Photo: Jiaqi Bi

Sustainable fashion: how Chinese brands are going green with the help of Shaway Yeh, founder of consulting agency YehYehYeh

  • She started the conversation about sustainable fashion in China – now she’s helping to effect change from the top down
  • Shaway Yeh believes that China is playing a leading role in promoting sustainability in fashion
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Chinese fashion brands are going green with the help of Shaway Yeh, the founder of creative sustainability consulting agency YehYehYeh. Photo: Jiaqi Bi
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