Prada launches a diversity council led by Ava DuVernay
Prada has launched a diversity council co-chaired by writer, director, and producer Ava DuVernay and artist and activist Theaster Gates. The Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Council that aims to “elevate voices of colour within the company and the fashion industry at large”.
The initiative will also partner with universities and other institutions to spearhead and sponsor internships, apprenticeships and training schemes that “close the inclusion gap in the fashion industry”. (read more)