overseas clothing production

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Scouts to use the internet to research and discuss overseas clothing production.


Items of clothing that have been made overseas
Laptop or tablet.
Internet connection.


Identify where some clothing has been made. This could be their own, but scout uniform tends to be made in the same place, so perhaps have a sample to hand.

With other Scouts, talk about why companies might choose to have the items made there. They can use the internet for research. What are the advantages and disadvantages of overseas clothing production?

Whilst doing the activity, scouts to make sure they are using social media or the internet in a creative and safe way.


  • Entrepreneur
  • Global Challenge
  • Human rights
  • international awareness
  • internet safety

Badge Links

  • Creative - Internet
  • Global Issues - Clothes
  • World - International issue