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“One of the ways I became a UN Women Goodwill Ambassador was through my interest in fair-trade fashion.

“Because so many women design and make the clothes we wear, it’s primarily the working conditions of women that are affected by the decisions we make, so fashion is a feminist issue.”

—Actress Emma Watson, who was appointed UN Women Goodwill Ambassador in July 2014, speaking to Porter about the relationship between her HeForShe campaign and her fashion activism.